Lynne Tillman

Lynne Tillman

Department of English
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Humanities 350

BA, Hunter College

Lynn Tillman sits in a booth at a restaurant in a gray patterned blouse and glasses. Three vases with while flowers sit on a table before her.

American Genius, A Comedy, Soft Skull Press, Brooklyn, NY, 2006  -- NEW

No Lease on Life, Harcourt Brace, NY 1998

Cast in Doubt, Poseidon, S&S, NY 1992

Motion Sickness, Poseidon, S&S, NY 1991

Haunted Houses, Poseidon, S&S, NY 1987


Recent Stories & Essays

“Lynne Tillman” (“From the Margins”), in The Downtown Book: The New York Art Scene 1974-1984, ed. Marvin J. Taylor, Princeton University Press, Princeton, N.J., and Oxford, 2006, pp. 170-171.

“The Shadow of Doubt,” in The Literary Review, ed. Rene Steinke, Spring 2006, Vol. 49 #3, pp. 6 - 14.

“The Undiagnosed,” in Linder: Works 1976 - 2006, JRP Ringier Publishers, Europe 2006, pp. 120-5.

“But There’s A Family Resemblance,” in Shoot the Family, ed. Ralph Rugoff, ICI, New York, 2006, pp. 54-61.

“The First Novel,” in Bookforum, July/August/September 2006, New York, p. 37.

“The Recipe,” in This Is Not Chick Lit, ed. Elizabeth Merrick, Random House, NY, 2006, pp. 298-309.

“Playing Hurt,” in Conjunctions #47, Bard College, Annandale on Hudson, NY, 2006.

“A Greek Story,” in Crowd,  Vol 7 # 1, Fall 2006, pages 14-15.

“From Haunted Houses," excerpt from “Madame Realism,” in UP IS UP BUT SO IS DOWN: New York’s Downtown Literary Scene, 1974 - 1992, ed. Brandon Stosuy, NYU Press, 2006, pp. 257-61; 192, respectively.

“The Rolling Stones, The Academy of Music,” in The Show I’ll Never Forget, ed. Sean Manning, Da Capo Press, Cambridge, MA., 2007, pp. 22-25.

"The Way We Are," in Black Warrior Review, Vol. 33 Number 2, Spring/Summer 2007, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, pp. 127 - 129.


Faculty photo by Heather Sten