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Bonnie Nadzam on a Biography of Helen Keller

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About the Author

Bonnie Nadzam

Bonnie Nadzam has published fiction and essays in many journals and magazines, including Granta, Harper’s Magazine, Orion Magazine, The Iowa Review, Epoch, The Kenyon Review, and many others. Her first novel, Lamb, was the recipient of the Center for Fiction’s first novel award in 2011 and was longlisted for the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction. It has been translated into several languages and made into a film that was released in 2016. She is also co-author with Dale Jamieson of Love in the Anthropocene (OR Books, 2015). Published in July 2016, Lions is her third novel.