Lisa  Harper

Lisa Harper


Author of A Double Life: Discovering Motherhood (2011), winner of the 2010 River Teeth Prize for Literary Nonfiction, and translated in Brazil, Italy, and Taiwan. Coeditor of the nonfiction anthology The Cassoulet Saved Our Marriage: True Tales of Food, Family, and How We Learn to Eat (forthcoming, 2013). Published in Babble, Emily Dickinson Journal, Gastronomica, Glimmer Train, The Huffington Post, Literary Mama, Lost, Offsprung, Poetry Foundation, San Francisco Chronicle, SNReview, and the anthologies Educating Taste: Food, Drink, and Connoisseur Culture, Literary Couplings and Mama, PhD.


Ph.D. in English, M.A. in Creative Writing, UC Davis.