Alice McDermott

Alice McDermott is the author of nine novels, including “Charming Billy,” winner of the National Book Award, and “That Night,” “At Weddings and Wakes” and “After This,” which were finalists for the Pulitzer Prize. She is also the author of the essay collection “What About the Baby?: Some Thoughts on the Art of Fiction.” Her stories and essays have appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, The New Yorker, Harper’s Magazine and other publications. She lives outside Washington, D.C.

Resources by Alice McDermott

Join us for an author conversation with Alice McDermott on her new novel “Absolution.”

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