Join us July 11th for this epic lineup of four incredible authors. We're so excited for this collection of talent we can barely contain ourselves! Pre-order your copies today!
Juliet Escoria is the author of the novel Juliet the Maniac, published by Melville House in May 2019. She also wrote the poetry collection Witch Hunt (Lazy Fascist Press 2016) and the story collection Black Cloud (CCM/Emily Books 2014), which were both listed in various best of the year roundups. Her writing can be found in places like Lenny, Tyrant, VICE, The Fader, Dazed, and Hobart, and has been translated into many languages. She was born in Australia, raised in San Diego, and currently lives in West Virginia with her husband, the writer Scott McClanahan.
Mary Miller is the author of two novels, Biloxi and The Last Days of California, and two collections of short stories, Always Happy Hour and Big World. Her stories have appeared in The Paris Review, Norton's Seagull Book of Stories, The Best of McSweeney’s Quarterly, American Short Fiction, and many others. She is a former Michener Fellow at the University of Texas and John and Renée Grisham Writer-in-Residence at Ole Miss.
Elizabeth Ellen is the author of the novel Person/a, chosen by Lithub as a 'best work of experimental literature' for 2017. Her writing has been featured in such places as American Short Fiction, Salon, Bennington Review, BOMB, Joyland and Catapult. She is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize for her story, "Teen Culture," included in her most recent collection Saul Stories, and in 2018 published her poetry collection, Elizabeth Ellen. She is the founder of Short Flight/Long Drive books (SF/LD) and is deputy editor at Hobart literary journal. Her first story collection – Fast Machine – is an indie cult classic. She lives in Ann Arbor.
AMANDA GOLDBLATT is a writer and teacher living in Chicago. She was a 2018 National Endowment for the Arts Creative Writing Fellow, and her fiction and essays have appeared in such journals as The Southern Review, Noon, Fence, Diagram, Hobart, and American Short Fiction. Hard Mouth, her debut novel, is forthcoming from Counterpoint Press in August. Stay tuned for info on her release in August and another event in September!