Benedict, Dianne (1941 - )

Genre: Short Stories

Dianne Benedict (born 17 Sept. 1941) is on the faculty of the Univ. of Southern Maine's English Dept. She has also taught in the MFA Writing Program at Vermont College, the Iowa Writers' Workshop, and the Stonecoast Writers' Conference (Brunswick, ME). Her collection of short stories, Shiny Objects (1982) won the Iowa Short Fiction Award. Other awards include an NEA Fellowship and a Maine Arts Commission Fellowship. She has had work published in Best American Short Stories, The New England Review, and The Atlantic Monthly.

Selected Bibliography

  • Shiny Objects (1982)