Peter Kispert's stories have appeared or are forthcoming in Slice Magazine, The Journal, Tin House online, Ninth Letter, Columbia: a Journal of Literature and Art, South Dakota Review, The Emerson Review, The Baltimore Review, and elsewhere. He is an editorial assistant with Electric Literature's Recommended Reading, the intern with literary agent Erin Harris, and has served as assistant fiction editor of The Adirondack Review. Peter has written content for Narrative Magazine and is currently a fiction fellow in Indiana University's MFA program, where he teaches undergraduate creative writing and is the associate editor of Indiana Review. He is a regular blogger for Ploughshares.
Publications and Prizes
Baltimore Review, Colorado Review, Columbia Journal, McSweeney's Internet Tendency, Ninth Letter, Passages North, Slice Magazine, Sou'wester, South Dakota Review, The Emerson Review, The Journal
Lt. Albert A. Charait Award: Best Short Story, Richard M. Ford Award
What I'm Reading Now:
Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng, Almost Famous Women by Megan Mayhew Bergman, Best American Short Stories 2000-2009 by Heidi Pitlor, Bluets by Maggie Nelson, The Flamethrowers by Rachel Kushner
Megan Mayhew Bergman, Amy Bloom, Kevin Brockmeier, Katie Chase, Jennifer Egan, Danielle Evans, Lauren Groff, Matthea Harvey, A. M. Homes, Rebecca Makkai, Ron Rash, Laura van den Berg
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Listing last updated: February 14, 2015