Jamie Quatro

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Biography

Jamie Quatro’s debut collection, I Want To Show You More (Grove Press), is a New York Times Notable Book, Indie Next, O, and New York Times Editors’ Choice. The collection was named a Top Ten Book of 2013 by Dwight Garner in the New York Times, and a Favorite Book of 2013 by James Wood in The New Yorker. Her debut novel, Fire Sermon, is forthcoming from Grove Press.


Quatro’s fiction, poetry, and essays have appeared in Tin House, Bomb, Ploughshares, McSweeney’s, The New York Times Book Review, and elsewhere. She holds graduate degrees from the College of William and Mary (M.A., English) and the Bennington College Writing Seminars (M.F.A, Fiction), and is currently a Contributing Editor at The Oxford American Magazine. A faculty member in the MFA program at Sewanee, The University of the South, Quatro lives with her husband and four children in Lookout Mountain, Georgia.

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