About

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Alex DiFrancesco is a multi-genre writer who has published work in Tin HouseThe Washington PostPacific Standard, Vol. 1 Brooklyn, The New Ohio Review, Brevity and more. In 2019, they published their essay collection Psychopomps (Civil Coping Mechanisms Press) and their novel All City (Seven Stories Press), which is a finalist for the Ohioana Book Awards. Their short story collection Transmutation (Seven Stories Press) is forthcoming in 2021. They are the recipient of grants and fellowships from PEN America and Sundress Academy for the Arts. They run the interview column “We Call Upon the Author to Explain” at Flypaper Lit, and are an assistant editor at Sundress Publications. They can be found @DiFantastico on Twitter.