Amina Gautier

Art Discipline: 
Chicago, IL
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Feb 3, 2014 to Feb 21, 2014
Apr 30, 2018 to Jun 15, 2018

Amina Gautier is the author of three short story collections: At-Risk, Now We Will Be Happy and The Loss of All Lost Things. Her work has been awarded the Eric Hoffer Legacy Award, the International Latino Book Award, the Phillis Wheatley Award, and the Chicago Public Library’s 21st Century Award. More than one hundred of her stories have been published, appearing in Agni, Best African American Fiction, Blackbird, Callaloo, Glimmer Train, Latino Book Review, Mississippi Review, Prairie Schooner, Quarterly West, and Southern Review among other places. For her body of work she has received the PEN/MALAMUD Award for Excellence in the Short Story.