Photo credit: Jia Oak Baker

Photo credit: Jia Oak Baker

Amber's work has appeared or is forthcoming in PEN America Best Debut Short Stories, Southwest Review, Kenyon Review Online, AGNI, and The Greensboro Review.

She is the recipient of a PEN/Robert J. Dau Short Story Prize for Emerging Writers, the McGinnis-Ritchie Award for fictionand grants from the Elizabeth George Foundation and the Barbara Deming Memorial Fund. She has an MFA from the Bennington Writing Seminars.