Photo credit: Jia Oak Baker

Photo credit: Jia Oak Baker

Amber Caron’s work has appeared in PEN America Best Debut Short Stories, AGNI, Southwest Review, Kenyon Review Online, Longreads, Writer’s Chronicle, and elsewhere. She is the recipient of the PEN/Robert J. Dau Short Story Prize for Emerging Writers, Southwest Review’s McGinnis-Ritchie Award for fiction, and grants from the Elizabeth George Foundation and the Barbara Deming Memorial Fund. She is an Assistant Fiction Editor at AGNI.