Emma C. Eisenberg, M.F.A.
Emma Copley Eisenberg’s fiction and nonfiction has appeared in McSweeney’s, Granta, The Virginia Quarterly Review, Tin House, Guernica, The Washington Post Magazine, and others. Her first book of nonfiction is The Third Rainbow Girl: The Long Life of a Double Murder in Appalachia which was a New York Times notable book of 2020 and nominated for an Edgar and Lambda Literary Award. Raised in New York City, she lives in Philadelphia, where she co-directs Blue Stoop, a hub for the literary arts. Her next two books, a novel and a collection of short stories, are forthcoming from Hogarth (Penguin Random House).
Preferred Pronouns: She/her
The Third Rainbow Girl, The Long Life of a Double Murder in Appalachia (Hachette, 2020)
Forthcoming Work: Housemates: A Novel (Hogarth, 2023); Fat Swim: Stories (Hogarth, 2024)