Melinda Moustakis

Melinda Moustakis is the author of Bear Down Bear North: Alaska Stories, which won the Flannery O’ Connor Award and was a 5 Under 35 selection by the National Book Foundation. Her story “They Find the Drowned” won a 2013 PEN/O. Henry Prize. She received a Hodder Fellowship from The Lewis Center of the Arts at Princeton University and a National Endowment of the Arts Literature Fellowship. She will be the 2014-2016 Kenyon Review Fellow in Fiction at Kenyon College.

Fall 2011

Miners and Trappers

By Melinda Moustakis

Your sister-in-law Jean calls you because Jack has been gone for too long—one night she understands, she knows that it means he’s passed out drunk at Goodtime Charlie’s or at […]