Biography

Nina Schuyler is the author of The Translator, winner of the 2014 Next Generation Indie Book Award and short-listed for the 2014 William Sarayon International Prize for Writing, and The Painting, named a Best Book by San Francisco Chronicle and nominated for the Northern California Book Award.

Her short stories have been nominated for a Pushcart Prize and Best American New Voices.

She writes a column for Fiction Advocate, “Stunning Sentences,” and reviews children’s books for The Children’s Book Review.

Education
MFA in Creative Writing, San Francisco State University
JD, Hastings College of the Law
BA in Economics, Stanford University
Publications
Schulyer, N. (2014). The Translator. New York: Pegasus Books.

Schuyler, N. (2004). The Painting. Chapel Hill, NC: Algonquin Books.

Awards & Distinctions

2014 Next Generation Indie Book Award

2014 William Sarayon International Prize for Writing

Best Book by San Francisco Chronicle

Northern California Book Award nominee

Pushcart Prize nominee

Best American New Voices nominee