Andrea Kleine is the author of the novels, CALF, described by Publishers' Weekly as "unsettling, scary, and often brilliant" and named one of their Best Fiction Books of 2015; and EDEN, named one of "Summer's Smartest and Most Innovative Thrillers" by Vanity Fair and a finalist for a Publishing Triangle Award. She is a five-time MacDowell Colony fellow and a New York Foundation for the Arts fellow.
Her critical writing has been published in The Paris Review, PAJ: a journal of performance and art, BOMB, Electric Literature, LitHub, Lenny Letter, and The Los Angeles Review of Books.
Andrea is also a performance artist. Her recent evening-length performance works have been commissioned by The Chocolate Factory Theater and New York Live Arts. She has been described as an "enigmatic and eccentric" (The New York Times), "brainy, allusive Downtown artist" (The Village Voice), whose work is "wry, poignant" (The New York Times) and "something like genius" (ArtVoice).
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