Paula Whyman

Paula Whyman is the author of You May See a Stranger, a linked story collection that won praise from the New Yorker and a starred review in Publishers Weekly. Paula was selected for several “Best of 2016” lists including that of the Chicago Review of Books and “35 Over 35,” as well as for the first-ever Poets & Writers Magazine “5 Over 50” list . A New Pages review called You May See a Stranger “hauntingly universal” and “soul-stirring.” Paula’s writing has appeared in McSweeney’s Quarterly, Ploughshares, VQR, and the Washington Post, as well as on NPR’s All Things Considered. Paula teaches in writers-in-schools programs through the Pen/Faulkner Foundation in Washington, D.C., and the Hudson Review in Harlem and the Bronx, New York. She is a fellow of the MacDowell Colony, Yaddo, and the Studios of Key West and a member of the MacDowell Colony Fellows Executive Committee. Paula is a native of Washington, D.C., and lives in the nearby suburbs.

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Paula Whyman