Recently Published: In The Gardens of Japan
News & Updates
The Nippon.com review of the Japanese translation of In the Province of the Gods can be read here (in Japanese.)
Kenny’s essay, “The Nazi’s First Victims Were The Disabled,” is included in About Us: Essays from the Disability Series of Te New York Times, edited by Peter Catapano and Rosemarie Garland-Thomson, with an introduction by Andrew Solomon, published by Norton/Liveright. You can read the essay here.
Curated by Kenny Fries, “Disability Futures,” is a series of essays by five writers who dig into the ways that disability is shaping our lives — and our futures.
Works By Kenny
Kenny Fries received the prestigious Creative Capital literature grant for In the Province of the Gods. He is the author of Body, Remember: A Memoir and The History of My Shoes and the Evolution of Darwin’s Theory, and the editor of Staring Back: The Disability Experience from the Inside Out. He teaches in the MFA in Creative Writing Program at Goddard College.