Liz Prato

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SELECTED ESSAYS

Liz's essays have been listed as Notable work in Best American Essays and Best American Sports Writing. In addition to the links below, her nonfiction work has also appeared in Carolina Qaurterly, Potomac ReviewHawai‘i Pacific Review, Baltimore Review, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Subtropics, and Sport Literate.

 

Essay Daily, On Didion's Trail at the Royal Hawaiian, October 2, 2017

Stirring: A Literary Collection, A Change in Altitude, December 2015

Hippocampus Magazine, "The Erection Question," July 1, 2015

The Butter, "The Terrible Things I Learned About My Dad," April 9, 2015

NAILED, "Definition of Your (New) Self," December 2014

Summerset Review, "Anatomy of an Autopsy Report," September 2014

The Rumpus, “In Sickness and In Health,” June 2013

Salon, “Lockerbie: The Flight She Missed,” August 25, 2009

 

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SHORT FICTION

 

Liz's short fiction has appeared in dozens of literary journals, including Carve, Hunger Mountain, Cream City Review, r.k.v.r.y. quarterly, Los Angeles Review, Hawai‘i Review, Iron Horse Literary Review,  Vestal ReviewStoryglossia, Subtropics and ZYZZYVA.

 

In 2005 her second piece of published fiction won the Berekely Fiction Review's Sudden Fiction Contest. Over the next ten years, Liz was a Finalist for the Juked Fiction Prize and the Gertrude Chapbook Contest. Her short stories have been noimated for three Pushcart Prizes. 

 
 
 
AUTHOR INTERVIEWS &
GUEST BLOGGING

Interview with Stevan Allred, for Los Angeles Review, September 2013

Open Bar: Tin House, "Annie Bloom's Books," July 23, 2013

Annotation NationOn “This Won’t Take But a Minute, Honey" by Steve Almond, May 30, 2013

The Missouri Review Blog,  On “Sonny’s Blues,” by May 23, 2013

Los Angeles Review, Interview with Steve Almond, for  May 2010

 

 

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