Ginnah Howard (2006, 2011)

ginnah_howardGinnah Howard also held a Saltonstall residency in 2011. Her stories have appeared in Water~Stone Review, Permafrost, Portland Review, Descant 145, Eleven Eleven Journal, Stone Canoe, and elsewhere. Several have been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Her novel, Night Navigation (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2009) was a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice. The National Alliance on Mental Illness of New York State gave her their Media Award for work on behalf of those with mental illness and their families. A novel, Doing Time Outside, a stand-alone sequel to Night Navigation (Standing Stone Books) will be available for purchase online in August, 2013. In 2010 her story, And We Sell Apples ’77 was chosen as Story of the Month by Water Stone Review.