Salvatore Pane was born and raised in Scranton, Pennsylvania. His novel, Last Call in the City of Bridges, was published by Braddock Avenue Books in 2012, and his book about the history of Mega Man and video game collecting, Mega Man 3, was published by Boss Fight Books in 2016. He is an Assistant Professor of English and new media at the University of St. Thomas and can be reached via Twitter.

His short fiction has been nominated or shortlisted for the Pushcart Prize, Best of the Web, and Wigleaf’s Top 50 [Very] Short Fictions. His chapbook, #KanyeWestSavedFromDrowning, was published by NAP Magazine. He won the 2010 Turow-Kinder Award in Fiction judged by Stewart O’ Nan, and his work has appeared in American Short Fiction, PasteHobart, PANK, New South, BOMB, The Rumpus, HTMLGIANT, The American Book Review, and many other venues. He is also the co-creator of the graphic novel, The Black List, published by Arcana Studios and the co-host of The Jabsteps, a podcast about the NBA.


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