Our Authors

Authors at Large (AAL) has a large and extensive international network of associate authors who join us at retreats to lead workshops, and who act as individual mentors and editors for our clients.  Our authors are well published award-winners, critically acclaimed in their fields, and have strong professional qualifications, including as teachers of creative writing.  Our international network currently includes Sybil Baker (Tennessee), Brenda Miller (Washington), Chantelle Aimée Osman (New York/Arizona), James Scudamore (London), Ira Sukrungruang (Florida/Thailand), Madeleine Thien (Montreal/New York), Rúnar Helgi Vignisson (Iceland). 

Follow the bio link for each author to learn more about their writing, background and work with Authors at Large.


Robin Hemley

Co-Founder, Authors at Large


Xu Xi

Co-Founder, Authors at Large
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