About: Vincent Czyz

Vincent Czyz is the author of The Christos Mosaic, a novel, and Adrift in a Vanishing City, a collection of short fiction that received the 2016 Eric Hoffer Best in Small Press Award. He is the recipient of two fellowships from the NJ Council on the Arts and the William Faulkner-William Wisdom Prize for Short Fiction (the honorable Allan Gurganus judging). The 2011 Truman Capote Fellow at Rutgers University, his stories and essays have appeared in New England Review, Shenandoah, AGNI, The Massachusetts Review, Tin House (online), Boston Review, Quiddity, The Tampa Review, Georgetown Review, Louisiana Literature, december, and Skidrow Penthouse, among other publications. He spent a total of nearly a decade in Istanbul, Turkey before settling in Jersey City. His work often deals with myth, dreams, and primal ways of perceiving the world.

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