Welcome to Alison’s page, a cork-lined writing refuge! Latest news below.

cropped-6895247710_447ca79803_o1.jpg(Image: Marcel Proust’s room, Musée Carnavalet)

  • I’ve started teaching nonfiction writing at The New School and, starting in Fall 2017, online for Catapult!
  • My first piece for The NewYorker.com, on London plane trees, Hurricane Sandy, Handel’s “Ombra mai fù,” and grief and love in the face of climate change, was published for Arbor Day 2017!
  • Stay tuned for news about the next two books! Thanks for visiting!