Bethanne Patrick


Bethanne Patrick is a writer, author, and book critic whose work appears regularly in the LA Times and has appeared in The Washington Post, The Boston Globe, at NPR Books and Lit Hub, and many other publications. She is First VP and Programs Chair for the PEN/Faulkner Literary Foundation board and has served on the boards of the National Book Critics Circle and the Smith College Libraries. The author of two books for National Geographic and an anthology for Regan Arts, Patrick will release a memoir titled “Life B” in May 2023 from Counterpoint Press. She lives in Northern Virginia with her family and far too many books.