Lauren Groff

Lauren Groff, photo by Eli Sinkus
Lauren Groff, photo by Eli Sinkus

Lauren Groff is the author of six books of fiction, the most recent the novel Matrix (September 2021). Her work has won the Story Prize, the ABA Indies’ Choice Award, and France’s Grand Prix de l’Héroïne, was twice a finalist for the National Book Award for Fiction and the Kirkus Prize, and was shortlisted for the National Book Critics Circle Prize, the Southern Book Prize, and the Los Angeles Times Prize. She has received fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, and was named one of Granta’s Best of Young American Novelists. Her work has been translated into more than thirty languages. She lives in Gainesville, Florida.


selected bibliography

Matrix by Lauren Groff
Matrix (2021)
Florida by Lauren Groff
Florida (2018)
Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff
Fates and Furies (2015)
The Monsters of Templeton by Lauren Groff
The Monsters of Templeton (2008)

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online resources

Lauren Groff’s website
“An Exclusive First Look At Groff’s Matrix,” Elle, April 1, 2021
“My Own Boundaries Seem to Be Fading: An Interview with Groff,” the Paris Review, June 5, 2018
“Flights and Flurries” On Wisconsin, Summer 2016 issue

Video: Groff at the 2018 AWP Book Fair