Salvatore Pane was born and raised in Scranton, Pennsylvania. His novel, Last Call in the City of Bridges, was published by Braddock Avenue Books, and his chapbook, #KanyeWestSavedFromDrowning, was published by NAP. He is an Assistant Professor of Creative Writing and New Media at the University of St. Thomas and can reached at Tumblr, his twitter account, on Facebook, or at salpane@gmail.com.

His fiction has been nominated or shortlisted for the Pushcart PrizeBest 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 in American Short Fiction, Hobart, PANK, Annalemma, BOMB, The Rumpus, HTMLGIANT, The American Book Review, and many other venues. He is also the co-creator of the original graphic novel, The Black List, published by Arcana Studios.

Photo by Shelby Penwell