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Alice McDermott

Alice McDermott is a writer and a university professor. She graduated from Oswego in 1975.

For her novel Charming Billy, she two awards, which were an American Book Award and a U.S. National Book Award for Fiction. The book was published in 1998.

Right now she works at Johns Hopkins University as a Professor of the Humanities.

Her stories have appeared in several magazines, including Seventeen and The New Yorker. She has had articles published in The New York Times.

I'm a junior. I like to read, watch T.V. and sleep. Aaaand that's it.
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