Claire Luchette is the author of the novel Agatha of Little Neon and a National Book Foundation 5 Under 35 Honoree. 

 
Claire's fiction and non-fiction has appeared in Best American Short StoriesVQRPloughshares, The New York TimesGranta, Kenyon ReviewGlimmer TrainIowa Review, and Indiana Review. Their story "New Bees" won a 2020 Pushcart Prize.


A National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellow, Claire has received grants and fellowships from MacDowell, the Corporation of Yaddo, the James Merrill House, the Elizabeth George Foundation, the Millay Colony, Lighthouse Works, John Carroll University, and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. They studied at Brown University and the MFA program at the University of Oregon.

 
Currently they live in Wisconsin, where they're the James C. McCreight Fellow in Fiction at the Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing. This fall, they'll be the 2022-3 Rona Jaffe Foundation Fellow at the NYPL's Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers.

2010 - present

2010 - present