A graduate of Virginia Tech’s wonderful MFA program, Christopher Linforth has since worked with Denis Johnson, Rick Moody, and Andre Dubus III, among others. In the last few years, he has been awarded fellowships and scholarships to the Vermont Studio Center, Sewanee Writers’ Conference, The Ragdale Foundation, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Atlantic Center for the Arts, and other residencies and conferences. Christopher is completing his novel THE HOMELAND WAR and is finishing up a new collection of stories set in post-war Croatia and an experimental collection of flashes: DIRECTORY. Recently, he has published essays in The Millions on Best American Short Stories, literary podcasts, and contributors’ notes, and other subjects in The Good Men Project, The Pinch, South Dakota Review, Sierra Nevada Review, and Whiskey Island. Recent fiction is in the Notre Dame Review, Fiction International, Grain, Rock & Sling, and Day One. His past work can be seen on his publications page.
He can be contacted at the following:
christopherlinforth [at] gmail [dot] com