Nomi Eve
Contributor History
  • The Murder of Rabbi David Berliner Herschell, Conjunctions:37
  • The Education of Benesh the Matchmaker, Conjunctions:56
  • The Body of the Great Writer and the One Hundred Yiddish Writers Who Kept Watch, Conjunctions:69 (153–167)

Nomi Eve
Nomi Eve is the author of Henna House (Scribner) and The Family Orchard (Knopf), which was a Book-of-the-Month Club main selection and was nominated for a National Jewish Book Award. She has an MFA in fiction writing from Brown University and has worked as a freelance book reviewer for The Village Voice and New York Newsday. She teaches fiction writing at Drexel University, where she directs the Story Medicine collaboration with Children's Hospital. She lives in Philadelphia with her family.



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