Meet The Writers - Marie-Helene Bertino

Marie-Helene Bertino

Marie-Helene Bertino is the author of the novel 2a.m. at the Cat’s Pajamas and the story collection Safe As Houses. Her work has received The O. Henry Prize, The Pushcart Prize, The Iowa Short Fiction Award, The Frank O'Connor International Short Story Fellowship in Cork, fellowships from The Center for Fiction NYC, Sewanee, McDowell, and Hedgebrook Writers Colonies, and has been featured on NPR's Selected Shorts. She teaches at NYU and in the low-residency MFA program at Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe and lives in Brooklyn, where she is Editor-at-Large for Catapult Magazine.

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