Born in Miami, raised in England and West Virginia, and educated in Texas, Joy Castro is the award-winning author of two literary thrillers set in post-Katrina New Orleans, two memoirs, and a collection of short fiction. Editor of the anthology Family Trouble, she lives and works in Lincoln, Nebraska.
In Her Room interview with Sara Blackthorne
Make/Work interview with Scott Pinkmountain in The Rumpus
“On Length in Literature” in Brevity
“On Becoming Educated” in Scholar & Feminist Online, Barnard Center for Research on Women
"Turn of Faith" in The New York Times Magazine