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About: Jennifer Gilmore
Full Name Jennifer Gilmore
Jennifer Gilmore
Jennifer Gilmore is the author of the just published, The Mothers, and two novels, Golden Country, a 2006 New York Times Notable Book, and a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize and the National Jewish Book Award, and Something Red, a New York Times Notable Book of 2010.  Her work has appeared in magazines and journals including Allure, Bomb, BookForum, the Los Angeles Times, Nerve, the New York Times, the New York Times Book Review, Salon, Tin House, Vogue and the Washington Post.  Currently she teaches at Barnard College and Princeton University and lives in Brooklyn with her husband and son.

Posts by Jennifer Gilmore:

  • Apr 9 2013
    When My Sister Got Pregnant

    Jennifer Gilmore’s new novel, The Mothers–about a couple’s journey through adoption–is out today! Check it out here. The call from my sister came in the afternoon. I remember the day: bright robin’s egg blue, early spring. “What’s wrong?” I said. She and … Continue reading



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