Salvatore Pane was born and raised in Scranton, Pennsylvania. His novel, Last Call in the City of Bridges, was published by Braddock Avenue Books on November 6th. Buy it here. His chapbook, #KanyeWestSavedFromDrowning, was published by NAP in October. Buy it here.
He is an Assistant Professor of English Creative Writing at the University of Indianapolis. His fiction has been nominated or shortlisted for the Pushcart Prize, Best of the Web, and Wigleaf’s Top 50 [Very] Short Fictions. He won the 2010 Turow-Kinder Award in Fiction judged by Stewart O’ Nan with an excerpt from his novel. His work has appeared, or is forthcoming, in American Short Fiction, Hobart, PANK, Annalemma, BOMB, The Rumpus, HTMLGIANT, The American Book Review, and many other venues.
He also writes comic books. He is the co-creator of the webcomic, Montgomery X. Chesterfield, Gentleman of the 22nd Century, along with Mark Kleman and Kat Larkin. His original graphic novel, The Black List, is forthcoming from Arcana Studios. He co-created it with Mark Kleman and artist Lamair Nash.