About

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Photo Credit: University of Arizona Poetry Center

Kate Bernheimer has been called “one of the living masters of the fairy tale” (Tin House). She is the author of a novel trilogy and the story collections Horse, Flower, Bird and How a Mother Weaned Her Girl from Fairy Tales, and the editor of four anthologies, including the World Fantasy Award winning and bestselling My Mother She Killed Me, My Father He Ate Me: Forty New Fairy Tales and xo Orpheus: 50 New Myths. She is an Associate Professor of English at the University of Arizona in Tucson, where she teaches fairy tales and creative writing.

You can reach Kate through her literary agent:

Maria Massie
Lippincott Massie McQuilkin
27 West 20th Street, Suite 305
New York, NY 10011
(212) 352-2055
maria [at] lmqlit.com

You can also try this address:

katebernheimer [at] gmail.com

Please note that due to the demands of her writing and teaching schedule, Kate cannot respond to any queries for advice about your fairy-tale manuscripts, though she does wish you much luck!

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