|Birthname||Kirsten Rose Anderson|
|born on||6 December 1969 at 17:08 (= 5:08 PM )|
|Place||Watsonville, California, 36n55, 121w45|
|Timezone||PST h8w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||14°45' 13°00 Asc. 20°25'|
American fiction writer whose first book, a collection of linked short stories titled Doctor Olaf van Schuler's Brain, was published by Algonquin Books in 2008. A number of the collected stories have also appeared in literary journals, such as Ploughshares and the Southwest Review. Menger-Anderson has a degree in Economics from Haverford College and an MA in English and creative writing from San Francisco State University. She previously held positions at Salon.com and Wired.com. Menger-Anderson currently lives in an old Victorian house in San Francisco with her husband and children. Her grandfather is the mathematician Karl Menger.
Sy Scholfield provided copy of birth notice, Santa Cruz Sentinel (Santa Cruz, California), 9 Dec 1969, page 20, born at Watsonville Community Hospital.
- Traits : Mind : Education extensive (MA in English and creative writing)
- Family : Childhood : Family noted
- Vocation : Writers : Fiction (Short stories)
- Notable : Awards : Vocational award