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Lesley Dormen

Lesley_DormenLesley Dormen is the author, most recently, of The Best Place to Be, a novel in stories. Her short fiction, essays and articles have appeared in a wide variety of literary, cultural and mainstream publications, including The Atlantic Monthly, The New York Times, Elle, Vanity Fair, Ploughshares, Five Points, Open City, Glimmer Train, Epiphany and the anthologies 20 Over 4O and Unholy Ghost: Writers on Depression. She is the recipient of a fellowship in fiction from the New York Foundation for the Arts and is a Yaddo and a MacDowell Fellow. Lesley is Associate Director of The Writers Studio.