Edie Meidav
Contributor History

Edie Meidav
Edie Meidav (@lolacalifornia) is a senior editor with Conjunctions, where her fiction has also appeared. The most recent of her three novels is Lola, California (FSG). Her story collection Kingdom of the Young is forthcoming from Sarabande in 2017, and Dogs of Cuba is her novel in progress. She teaches in the MFA program at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and at the Squaw Valley Writers Conference, and has received, among other honors, Lannan, Howard, Bard Fiction Prize, and Whiting awards for her research and writing.



In Print

Vol. 69
Being Bodies
Fall 2017
Edited by Bradford Morrow


March 13, 2018
Come late spring the branches bear

creamy blooms then pulpy orange half-sweet

three- or four-stoned fruits that slip to the dirt

that all things living leave behind, dirt
February 27, 2018
You dwell at green lights
longer than expected.
Thoughts that had gone far
are slow in returning.
An Excerpt from My Red Heaven
February 20, 2018
The iridescent blue butterfly flits free of the airship and is catapulted high into the silver light by a rogue gust of wind.
The Pulitzer finalist and National Book Awardwinning author reads from The Overstory
Monday, April 16, 2018
2:30 pm
Campus Center, Weis Cinema