Meet Thomas Lynch

Thomas Lynch is the author of five collections of poems, four books of non-fiction and a book of stories, Apparition & Late Fictions.  The Undertaking won the American Book Award and was a finalist for the National Book Award. 

His work has appeared in The Atlantic and Granta, The New Yorker and Esquire, Poetry and The Paris Review, also The Times (of New York, Los Angeles, London and Ireland) and has been the subject of two documentary films, Learning Gravity by Cathal Black and PBS Frontline’s The Undertaking

He has taught at Wayne State University’s School of Mortuary Science, University of Michigan’s Graduate Program in Creative Writing and the Candler School of Theology at Emory University.  He keeps homes in Michigan and Moveen, West Clare.

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The Undertaking: Life Studies from the Dismal Trade Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393334876
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 2009

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And Here: 100 Years of Upper Peninsula Writing, 1917-2017 Cover Image
By Ronald Riekki (Editor)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781611862591
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Published: Michigan State University Press - August 2017

Bodies in Motion and at Rest: On Metaphor and Mortality Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9780393321647
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 2001

The Sin-Eater: A Breviary Cover Image
By Thomas Lynch, Michael Lynch (Photographer)
$22.99
ISBN: 9781557258724
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Published: Paraclete Press (MA) - September 2011

Apparition & Late Fictions: A Novella and Stories Cover Image
$13.95
ISBN: 9780393339024
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 14th, 2011

Still Life in Milford: Poems Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393319736
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 1999

The Good Funeral: Death, Grief, and the Community of Care Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9780664238537
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Published: Westminster John Knox Press - September 6th, 2013

Walking Papers: Poems 1999-2009 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393342673
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 7th, 2012

Booking Passage: We Irish and Americans Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393328578
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 17th, 2006

Booking Passage: We Irish and Americans Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393328578
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - June 17th, 2006