Joseph Riippi

Brooklyn, NY

Author's Bio

Joseph Riippi was born in Seattle and lives in New York City, where he is working on his MFA. His first novel, Do Something! Do Something! Do Something!, was published July 2009 by Ampersand Books. (

Publications and Prizes

A Cloth House
(Housefire, 2012)
, Because
(Civil Coping Mechanisms, 2014)
, do something! do something! do something!
(Ampersand Books, 2009)
, Research: A Novel for Performance
(Civil Coping Mechanisms, 2014)
, The Orange Suitcase
(Ampersand Books, 2011)
Best of Every Day Fiction 2008
(Every Day Publishing, 2008)
, Ink-Filled Page Anthology 2008
(Indigo Editing & Publications, 2008)
, Nouns of Assemblage
(Housefire, 2012)
, Re:Telling
(Ampersand Books, 2011)
, The Best of Farmhouse Magazine 2005-2008
(Farmhouse Publications, 2008)
, { C. }: An MLP Stamp Stories Anthology
(Mud Luscious Press, 2011)
(Short) Fiction Collective, 10,000 Tons of Black Ink, Ampersand Magazine, Big Lucks, Bitter Oleander, Brooklyn Rail, Electric Literature, Elimae, Emprise Review, Epiphany, Everyday Genius, Farmhouse Magazine, flatmanCROOKED, Gulf Stream, knock, Metazen, NANO Fiction, New Delta Review, Pank, Promethean, Salamander, Slush Pile, Soon Quarterly, The Coffin Factory, The Collagist, The Melancholy Dane, Zaum
Puyallup, Washington (an interrogation)
(Publishing Genius, 2013)
, Treesisters
(Greying Ghost Press, 2012)
Prizes Won: 
2009 Henry Roth Award (HM), Judge: Mark Mirsky; 2007 Farmhouse Magazine Fiction Award, Judge: Editors

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Last updated: Aug 25, 2014