Richard Klin

Fiction Writer, Creative Nonfiction Writer

Stone Ridge, NY

Author's Bio

My novel, PETROLEUM TRANSFER ENGINEER, was published in 2018 via Underground Voices, an LA-based publishing house. I'm the author of SOMETHING TO SAY (Leapfrog Press), a series of profiles of various artists discussing the intersection of art and politics, and ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONISM FOR BEGINNERS (For Beginners Books). My work--fiction and nonfiction--has been featured on Public Radio International's STUDIO 360 and has appeared in the ATLANTIC, the BROOKLYN RAIL, the FORWARD, Akashic Books' "Thursdaze" series, FLYOVER COUNTRY REVIEW, ADELAIDE, and others.

Publications & Prizes

Creative Nonfiction

Book:
SOMETHING TO SAY (Leapfrog Press, 2011)
Journals:
Atlantic Monthly
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Fiction

Book:
PETROLEUM TRANSFER ENGINEER (Underground Voices, 2018)
Journals:
Adelaide Literary Magazine
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Prizes won: 

Residency, BAU Institute; Otranto, Italy; 2013

Residency, Galerie Huit; Arles, France 2019

Personal Favorites

Favorite authors: 
Issac Bashevis Singer, William Faulkner, Willa Cather, Chester Himes, Philip K. Dick, A.B. Yehoshua, Richard Yates, Edith Wharton, Hugh Nissenson, Amos Oz, Peter Bagge, Carson McCullers, Louis Menand, Noam Chomsky

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Jewish
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English
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Last update: May 06, 2019