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Rachel Pastan

Visiting Instructor

English Literature

Contact

  1. Email:rpastan1@swarthmore.edu
  2. Phone: (610) 957-6108
  3. Lang Performing Arts Center 304

Rachel Pastan’s most recent novel, Alena, was named an Editors’ Choice in The New York Times Book Review. She is also the author of two other novels, Lady of the Snakes and This Side of Married, as well as dozens of short stories. Pastan, who served as Editor-at-Large at the Institute of Contemporary Art for several years, is a member of the Core Faculty in Fiction at the Bennington Writing Seminars MFA program. She teaches fiction writing.