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Curtis Sittenfeld

Curtis Sittenfeld, American writer.


  • Sittenfeld, Curtis was born on August 23, 1975 in Cincinnati.

  • Education

    • Student, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, New York. Bachelor in Creative Writing, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 1997. Master of Fine Arts, University Iowa Writers' Workshop, 2001.


    • Writer Charlotte Observer, North Carolina, Fast Company magazine, Boston. Writer in residence St. Albans School, Washington, 2002—2003, English teacher, 2003—2005.


    • The Man of My Dreams: A Novel
    • “Being raised in an unstable household makes you understand that the world doesn’t exist to accommodate you, which, in Hannah’s observation, is something a lot of people struggle to understand well into adulthood.
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    Born August 23, 1975
    (age 42)
    • 1997
      Stanford University
    • 2001
      University Iowa Writers' Workshop