Jayne Anne Phillips

Jayne Anne Phillips was born in Buckhannon, West Virginia. She is the author of three novels," MotherKind" (2000)," Shelter" (1994) and" Machine Dreams" (1984")," and two collections of widely anthologized stories," Fast Lanes (1987)" and" Black Tickets (1979)," She is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, two National Endowment for the Arts Fellowships, and a Bunting Fellowship. She has been awarded the Sue Kaufman Prize for First Fiction (1980) and an Academy Award in Literature (1997) by...See more