Peter Grandbois

Peter Grandbois is the author of The Gravedigger (Chronicle Books, 2006), a Borders “Original Voices” and Barnes and Noble “Discover Great New Writers” selection, and The Arsenic Lobster: A Hybrid Memoir (Spuyten Duyvil, 2009), as well as Etruscan’s Nahoonkara (2010).

His essays and short fiction have appeared in numerous magazines and recently received an honorable mention for the 2007 Pushcart Prize. In addition, his translation of San Juan: Memoir of a City (University of Wisconsin Press, 2007) was recently nominated for a PEN Translation award. He has served as a professor of creative writing and contemporary literature at California State University and is currently assistant professor at Denison University in Ohio.

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Peter’s readings:
March 15, 2011, Magers and Quinn Booksellers, Minneapolis, MN
April 15, 2011, Sacramento State University, Sacramento, CA
April 16, 2011, The Avid Reader Bookstore, Davis, CA
March 16, 2011, Tattered Cover Bookstore, Denver, CO
July 5, 2011, Fresno State University, Fresno, CA