Darcey Steinke


Darcey Steinke is the author of the memoirs Easter Everywhere and Flash Count Diary and five novels. Her books have been translated into ten languages, and her nonfiction has appeared widely. Her web story “Blindspot” was a part of the 2000 Whitney Biennial. In 1994 she interviewed Kurt Cobain for Spin magazine. She has been both a Henry Hoyns and a Stegner Fellow, and a Writer-in-Residence at the University of Mississippi. Currently she is working on a book about the body, pain and faith for HarperOne. Steinke teaches in the MFA program at the New School and the Steinhardt School of the Arts at NYU. She lives with her husband in Brooklyn.