Zoe FitzGerald Carter

Women's National
Book Association

Author's Guild

Red Room
Open Salon

About the Author

Zoe FitzGerald Carter is a graduate of Columbia Journalism School and has written for numerous publications including The New York Times, The San Francisco Chronicle, Salon and Vogue. Imperfect Endings is her first memoir.

Imperfect Endings won first place in the Pacific Northwest Writer's Association's literary contest and was a finalist at The San Francisco Writer's Conference. It was excerpted in O magazine, was chosen as a finalist for the National MS Society's Books for a Better Life Awards in the "Inspirational Memoir" category, and is a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers pick.

Zoe is a proud member of the San Francisco Writers’ Grotto, where she’s been teaching memoir for the last five years. She has also taught (and run) writing workshops from Hawaii to Vermont, and is currently teaching at Left Margin Lit in Berkeley, CA. She is at work on a book about race and family.