Molly Prentiss was born and raised in Santa Cruz, California. She was a Writer in Residence at Workspace at the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, the Blue Mountain Center, and the Vermont Studio Center and was chosen as an Emerging Writer Fellow by the Aspen Writers Foundation. She holds an MFA in creative writing from the California College of the Arts. Her debut novel, Tuesday Nights in 1980,  is all about New York City, art and being an artist. She lives in Brooklyn.

Events Molly Prentiss was involved in

  • Life of An Artist

    Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 8:00 PM

    Miguel Ángel Hernández, Molly Prentiss, Eric Beck Rubin explore the lives of artists and their surroundings.


  • Scout Press Reading

    Friday, October 28, 2016 - 8:00 PM

    Celebrate Scout Press with Molly Prentiss, Iain Reid and Ruth Ware.