photo by Marion Ettlinger

photo by Marion Ettlinger

 

Emily Gray Tedrowe is the Chicago-based author of the novels THE TALENTED MISS FARWELL, BLUE STARS, and COMMUTERS. She earned a PhD in English literature from New York University, and a BA from Princeton University. She has received an Illinois Arts Council award as well as fellowships from the Ragdale Foundation, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and the Sewanee Writers Conference. A frequent book reviewer for USA Today as well as other publications, Tedrowe also writes essays, interviews, and short stories.