A READING AND BOOK SIGNING WITH JESSICA LEE RICHARDSON, AUTHOR OF IT HAD BEEN PLANNED AND THERE WERE GUIDES
It Had Been Planned and There Were Guides, Jessica Lee Richardson’s debut collection of short fiction was the tenth winner of the Fiction Collective Two (FC2) Ronald Sukenick Innovative Fiction Contest. The book invites readers on a bodily journey through a darkly funny, buoyantly untethered storyscape.
Jessica was born in New Jersey, began her career as a performer living in Brooklyn, and earned her MFA in 2013 from the University of Alabama. Her writing has appeared in the Indiana Review, Caketrain, and Joyland and has been recognized with awards from the National Society of Arts and Letters and the F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald Museum.