Beattie, Ann (1947 - )

Genre: General Fiction, Short Stories

Short story writer and novelist Ann Beattie was born and raised in Washington D.C. and Ann Arbor MD and lives part time in York, ME. She received her bachelor's degree from American University and her master's from the University of Connecticut. Her short stories have appeared numerous times in the New Yorker and has written several novels. She teaches at the University of Virginia where she holds the Edgar Allan Poe Chair of the Department of English and Creative Writing.

Selected Bibliography


  • Alex Katz (1987)
  • The Doctor's House (2002)
  • Walks With Men (2010)

Short Stories

  • Park City (1998)
  • Perfect Recall (2001)
  • Follies (2005)