C. Morgan BabstUnited States
Morgan Babst's debut novel, THE FLOATING WORLD, about a family’s struggle to rebuild their lives following Hurricane Katrina, will be published in spring 2017 by Algonquin. A New Orleans native, she evacuated to New York City in 2005 in advance of the storm and now lives in Brooklyn with her husband and daughter. A graduate of NOCCA and Yale, she received her MFA from New York University, where she was a Goldwater Fellow. Her work has appeared in Guernica, the New Orleans Review, theHarvard Review, jmww, and Revolution John.
The Floating World, Algonquin, 2017