Synopses & Reviews
Of A Monstrous Child
is an innovative literary anthology which explores the peculiar and seldom written about world of student and mentor creative writing relationships. Through the words of both established and up-and-coming poets and prose writers, this collection offers unique insights into a hidden but essential aspect of the contemporary American writing community. Of a Monstrous Child
invites men and women from broad backgrounds to articulate the intricacies, injuries, and rewards of the often bizarre, but always human, complicity that is the creative writing mentorship.
About the Author(s)
Contributors include: Ryan Boudinot and Rick Moody, Grace Bauer and Zachary Schomburg, Diana Joseph and Melanie Rae Thon, Amy Hempel and Samuel Ligon, Lee Ann Roripaugh and Pen Pearson, Frank Soos and David Crouse, Robin Hemley and Contessa Riggs, George Looney and Art Zilleruelo, Elizabeth Stuckey-French and Dawn Barron, Samara Seibel and Gillian Conoley, Brian Evenson and Alan Tinkler, Christopher John Williams and Leslie Woodard, Derick Burleson and Robert Wrigley