Lise Haines is the
author of a prior novel, IN MY SISTER'S COUNTRY (BlueHen/Putnam).
This fall, she will be on leave as Writer in Residence at Emerson
College and will serve as the prestigious Briggs-Copeland Lecturer
at Harvard. In addition, she has taught at Stonecoast and the UCLA
Extension Writing Program. Her work has appeared in
Ploughshares, Agni, PostRoad,
Crosscurrents, and other journals.
Ms. Haines received her MFA from Bennington College and a Creative
Writing degree from Syracuse University. She has been a finalist in
the PEN Nelson Algren Awards and for the Paterson Fiction