Francine Prose

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Birthday
1, 1947
Birthplace
Brooklyn, NY
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
1, 1947 (age 72)
Birthplace
Brooklyn, NY

About

An American fiction writer, she is best known for her novel Blue Angel, which is a satire about sexual harassment in college. Her other notable works include Household Saints (1981) and The Glorious Ones (1974).

Before Fame

She graduated from Radcliffe College in 1968. She published her first novel, Judah the Pious, in 1973.

Trivia

She received a Guggenheim Fellowship.

Family Life

She grew up in Brooklyn, New York and later married artist Howie Michels.

Associated With

She was a finalist for the National Book Award, which Daisy Bates won.