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Allison Alsup

Allison Alsup, co-founder of the New Orleans Writers Workshop, teaches and coaches fiction writers of all levels. Her short stories have won multiple awards, including A Room of Her Own Foundation, New Millennium Writings, Philadelphia Stories and the Dana Awards. She was shortlisted for the 2019 Manchester Fiction Prize, England’s largest short story competition. Her story, “Old Houses,” first published in the New Orleans Review, was selected  for inclusion in the 2014 O’Henry Prize Stories