Jessica Soffer grew up in New York City, lived in rural Costa Rica, and went to college in Connecticut. She graduated from Hunter College’s MFA program where she was a Hertog Fellow and recipient of the Bernard Cohen Short Story Prize. She teaches fiction and food writing at Connecticut College and Stony Brook Universities MFA program and lives in Amagansett, New York.
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In Conversation | The Online Edition
New Voices: Postcards
Billy Kahora, Jessica Soffer & Evie Wyld
Granta catches up with three authors featured in the New Voices series.
Fiction | The Online Edition
Beginning, End | New Voices
‘I walked behind you. You led the rallies. I lost my mother. You rubbed my back.’