Robin Underdahl is coauthor (ghost) of Shoot the Conductor: Too Close to Monteux, Szell, and Ormandy, which is the memoir of Anshel Brusilow. Published by University of North Texas Press, it received first place in the 2015 INDIEFAB book prize (Music and Performing Arts) and in the 2014 Mayborn Literary Nonfiction Contest (book manuscripts). Her fiction has appeared in Notre Dame Review, Columbia, Coachella Review, Dark Sky, Short Story, and other journals. Her memoir of place in Upstreet was listed among Notable Essays in the 2011 Best American Essays. She holds an MFA in fiction from Columbia University.