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Peter Kispert

Author's Bio

Peter Kispert will soon attend the Columbia University Publishing Course and seeks to work as an editor or literary agent. He recently served as the Editor-in-Chief of The Indiana Review, where he founded a book prize partnership with Indiana University Press, and as a regular blogger for Ploughshares. His work has most recently appeared in Salon.com, OUT Magazine, Slice Magazine, The Journal, and The Carolina Quarterly. He works with Electric Literature's Recommended Reading and has twice interned with Erin Harris of Folio Literary Management.

Publications and Prizes

Journals:
Baltimore Review, Carolina Quarterly, Colorado Review, Columbia Journal, McSweeney's Internet Tendency, Ninth Letter, Passages North, Slice Magazine, Sou'wester, South Dakota Review, The Emerson Review, The Journal, Tin House
Prizes:
Guy Lemmon Award for Public Writing Lt. Albert A. Charait Award Richard M. Ford Award

Personal Favorites

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
Favorite Authors:
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

Please note: All information in the Directory is provided by the listed writers or their representatives.
Listing last updated: May 23, 2016

More Information

Listed as:
Fiction Writer
Gives readings?
Yes
Travels for readings?
Yes
Prefers to work with:
Any

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