Matthew Klam

Matthew Klam was named one of the twenty best fiction writers in America under 40 by The New Yorker. He’s a recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Robert Bingham/PEN Award, a Whiting Writer’s Award, and a National Endowment of the Arts. His first book, Sam The Cat and Other Stories, a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book of the Year in the category of first fiction, was selected as a Notable Book of the Year by The New York TimesEsquire MagazineThe Los Angeles TimesThe Kansas City Star, and by the Borders for their New Voices series. His work has been featured in The New YorkerHarper’s MagazineEsquireGQ Magazine, and The New York Times Magazine. He is a graduate of the University of New Hampshire and Hollins College, and has taught creative writing in many places including Johns Hopkins University, St. Albans School, American University, and Stockholm University in Sweden. He is the author of the novel Who is Rich?


See Matthew Klam on Saturday, October 14 at 1:30 p.m. at George Mason University. Click for details.