B.S., Emerson College
M.F.A., Queens University of Charlotte
Publications and Interviews:
- Nonfiction article, “Siberia, Atlanta,” Brevity magazine, January 2018, http://brevitymag.com/current-issue/siberia-atlanta/.
- Forthcoming debut historical novel, The Magnetic Girl, Hub City Press, May 2019, https://hubcity.org/news/2017/jessica-handler/.
- Featured on The New York Times podcast “Dear Sugars”—“a radically empathetic advice show” hosted by writers Steve Almond and Cheryl Strayed. November 2017.
- Interviewed on Georgia Public Broadcasting’s “Two Way Street,” a radio show that features long-form conversations with authors, artists, scientists and other creative people who have fascinating stories to tell.
- Judge, nonfiction. AWP Intro to Journals Project. 2016.
- Judge, nonfiction, The Pettigru Review, SC Writers Workshop 2016.