Douglas Light

Location New York

Books by Douglas Light
  • by Douglas Light
    Behler Publications, 2007.

  • by Douglas Light
    Univ of Massachusetts Pr, 2011.
  • About Me

    Douglas Light's short story collection, Girls in Trouble, was selected by Peter Ho Davies for the 2010 AWP Grace Paley Prize. It will be published by the University of Massachusetts Press in 2011. He is the author of East Fifth Bliss, which received the 2007 Benjamin Franklin Award for Fiction. The screen adaptation, which he co-wrote, completed filming in May. It stars Michael C. Hall, Lucy Liu, Peter Fonda, and Brie Larson. His second novel, Where Night Stops, will be published in the fall 2011.

    He received a 2010 NoMAA Grant for his novel Where Night Stops, was selected as a Finalist for the 2002 James Jones First Novel Fellowship and for the 2010 Indiana Emerging Author Award. His fiction has appeared in Narrative, Guernica, Alaska Quarterly Review, failbetter, and in the O. Henry Prize Stories and Best American Nonrequired Reading anthologies.

    Douglas Light's Wall

    David Erlewine – Feb 07, 2010

    ftw? ha ha. goudlas? wow, talk about tulti-masking!

    ChrisTopher Meidl – Feb 07, 2010

    You're welcome.

    David Erlewine – Feb 05, 2010

    Thanks for the wall post, Goudlas. It's a great, great piece. Ha, I can totally see that recipe! Such a nice detail in such a fine piece of work.

    Ajay Nair – Jan 14, 2010

    You are most welcome, Douglas. It was my pleasure to read it.

    Meakin Armstrong – Jan 11, 2009

    Hey! Good to see you here!

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