Joanna Scott is the author of ten novels, including Arrogance, a PEN-Faulkner finalist, The Manikin, a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, and Follow Me, a New York Times Notable Book.  She has also published two collections of short fiction, Various Antidotes and Everybody Loves Somebody​. 

Awards include a MacArthur Fellowship, a Lannan Literary Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship, the Ambassador Book Award from the English-Speaking Union, and the Rosenthal Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters.  

Scott is the Roswell Smith Burrows Professor of English at the University of Rochester.


Photo by J. Adam Fenster, University of Rochester