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Judy Budnitz

Judy Budnitz

Judy Budnitz

Author ("Dog Days")

Judy Budnitz has had her stories appear in The NewYorker, Harper’s Magazine, Story, The Paris Review, The Oxford American, Glimmer Train, Fence and McSweeney’s. She is the recipient of an O. Henry Award and a Lannan Literary Fellowship, and in 2007 she was chosen as one of Granta’s “Best Young American Novelists.” Her debut collection, Flying Leap, was a New York Times "Notable Book" in 1998. She is also the author of Nice Big American Baby and If I Told You Once, which won the Edward Lewis Wallant Award and was short-listed for the Orange Prize in the United Kingdom. She lives in San Francisco.

Productions at LA Opera

  • Dog Days

    Dog Days