Suspend Your Disbelief

Emily McLaughlin


Emily McLaughlin received her MFA in fiction in 2010 from the University of Michigan, where she won the Meijer Postgraduate Fellowship; Hopwood Awards for short fiction, novel, drama, and nonfiction; the Farrar Prize in Playwriting; and the Chamberlain Award in Creative Writing.


Interviews |

Woman to Woman: An Interview with Mary Gaitskill

From the Archives: Emily McLaughlin converses and laughs with author Mary Gaitskill, a fellow University of Michigan alum, on her visit to Ann Arbor. Gaitskill opens up about writing as a woman in 2011, her take on her own characters, writing sex, publishing her first stories, and lasting fifty years.