Danielle Dutton is the author of Margaret the FirstSPRAWL, and Attempts at a Life. Her writing has also appeared in Harper’sBOMB, FenceNoon, etc. In 2009 she founded the acclaimed independent press Dorothy, a publishing project. The press is named for Dutton’s great aunt, a librarian who drove a bookmobile through the backroads of Southern California, delivering books to underserved desert communities. Born and raised in California, Dutton now lives in Missouri with her husband and son, where she teaches literature and writing at Washington University in St. Louis.

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