Above Photo by Vijay K. Balakrishnan
Michael Backus’ work has appeared in One Story, The Portland Review, The Sycamore Review, Exquisite Corpse, Verb, Storyhead, The High Hat, The Writer, and Hanging Loose. A novel, Double, was published in the Fall of 2011 by Xynobooks Publishing. He teaches creative writing, composition, and film studies classes at Marymount Manhattan College and fiction writing at Gotham Writer’s Workshop in New York City.
KUNM Spoken Word interview with Michael Backus, hosted by Don McIver