Joe Baumann’s fiction and essays have appeared in Another Chicago Magazine, Iron Horse Literary Review, Electric Literature, Electric Spec, On Spec, Barrelhouse, Zone 3, Hawai’i Review, Eleven Eleven, and many others. He is the author of Ivory Children, published in 2013 by Red Bird Chapbooks. He possesses a PhD in English from the University of Louisiana-Lafayette. He has been nominated for three Pushcart Prizes and was nominated for inclusion in Best American Short Stories 2016 and was a 2019 Lambda Literary Fellow in Fiction.
Joe is a contributing author to the House of Zolo’s Journal of Speculative Literature – Volume 1 with the short story “I Fall to Pieces”; and the House of Zolo’s Journal of Speculative Literature, Volume 3 with the short story “EVERY DAY IS A DAY FOR ALL OF US.”