Sybil Baker is the author of The Life Plan, Talismans, and Into This World, which received an Eric Hoffer Award Honorable Mention and was a finalist for Foreword’s Best Book of the Year Award. Recent work has appeared in Guernica, Glimmer Train, The Nervous Breakdown, and The Collagist. She has taught at the Yale Writers’ Conference, was a visiting professor at Middle East Technical University in North Cyprus, and was a featured writer at the American Writers’ Festival in Singapore. She is the advisor for UTC’s literary magazine The Sequoya Review. A MakeWork Artist Grant recipient, she is Fiction Editor at Drunken Boat.
For more information about Sybil Baker,
- See her home page, which also lists reviews of her works
- See her blog An Ex-expatriate's Musings on Writing, Teaching, and Travel
- He short story "The Expo" at Guernica
- Read her flash fiction piece "Agamemnon’s Wife Speaks From Hades" at MatterPress
- Read "Picturing Snakes" at Slow Trains
- Read "Talismans" at Flinders University
- Read the short story "The Place People Play" at 3 a.m. magazine.
- Read her essay "In Defense of Telling" published in Segue online literary journal
- Listen to an interview and reading on the Writers Show with Joan Hetzler
- See Sybil Baker discussing and reading from Talismans at Huffington Post
- Read an interview "10 Questions for Humor Novelist Sybil Baker" at Ask Wendy--The Query Queen
- Read "Something Thin in Her Pocket," review by Jodi Paloni of Baker's collection Talismans at Contrary Magazine
- Read "Women Write Travel – Some Thoughts by Sybil Baker," guest blog posting by Sybil for Women Travel the World
- Read "From West to East, and From East to West," a conversation about writing with novelist Xu Xi at Author Talk
- See the MFA program at City University of Hong Kong
- Visit the C&R Press site for information on Talismans
- See below the video book trailer for The Life Plan
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