Gabrielle Lucille Fuentes


Gabrielle Lucille Fuentes is a writer and teacher. Her first novel, The Sleeping World, will be published by Touchstone  (Simon & Schuster) in 2016.  She has received fellowships from Yaddo, the Millay Colony, and  Blue Mountain Arts Center and was a Bernard O’Keefe Scholar in Fiction at Bread Loaf. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in One Story, Slice, Cosmonauts Avenue, PankThe Collagist, Tweed’s,NANO Fiction, Western Humanities ReviewThe Yoke, SpringGun, and elsewhere.

Gabrielle Lucille Fuentes is Cuban-American and grew up in Wisconsin. She holds a BA from Brown University, an MFA from the University of Colorado, Boulder and is currently pursuing a PHD at the University of Georgia. She lives in Athens , GA.

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Best American Short Stories 2016*

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