A native New Yorker, Shawn Rubenfeld earned an MFA from the University of Idaho, where he served as Managing Editor of the literary journal Fugue and won the university’s 2014 Outstanding Graduate Student Teaching Award. His fiction has appeared in Columbia: A Journal of Literature and Art, Portland Review, 580 Split, Heavy Feather Review, SmokeLong Quarterly, and Pine HIlls Review, among others. He has an essay forthcoming in the journal Pedagogy: Critical Approaches to Teaching Literature, Language, Composition, and Culture. Currently, he teaches creative writing with the Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth and serves as Managing Editor of Split Lip Magazine and Split Lip Press. His collection of short stories, We All Become Something, is forthcoming from ELJ Publications (2016). He is at work on a novel, and, as ever, stories.
Find Shawn at his website here. Or on Twitter @ShawnRubenfeld.