Student, Harvard College, 1985—1986. Bachelor, Hampshire College, 1991. Master of Fine Arts, Sarah Lawrence College, 1996.
Graduate assistant Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, New York, 1994—1995. Series co-curator Readings at Serena, New York City, 2001. Series curator Brooklyn Information and Culture, 2001—2002.
Guest curator The Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, 2001. Guest professor Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, since 2002.
Member of Authors' Guild.
Married Josh Dorman, August 25, 2001.