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Patricia Park

Author, RE JANE
Brooklyn, NY

Patricia Park is the author of the debut novel Re Jane (Penguin/Viking), a modern-day interpretation of Jane Eyre, named a New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice. She graduated from Swarthmore College and received her MFA from Boston University. She has written for New York Times, Guardian, Salon, Daily Beast, and has appeared on MSNBC, NPR, WBUR, and others. A former publicist with the Random House Publishing Group, she has worked with numerous New York Times bestselling authors including Amy Tan, Anne Perry, and the late Harvey Pekar.