Jerry Gabriel’s first book, the story collection Drowned Boy (Sarabande Books), won the Mary McCarthy Prize in Short Fiction. It was chosen as a Barnes and Noble “Discover Great New Writers” selection and awarded the 2011 Towson Prize for Literature.
His short stories have appeared in or are forthcoming from One Story, Epoch, Fiction and The Missouri Review, among other publications.
His work has been short-listed for the Pushcart Prize and he has received an artist grant from the New York Foundation for the Arts and a fellowship in fiction from the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference.
Jerry holds degrees from The Ohio State University, Northern Arizona University and the University of Iowa Writers’ Workshop. He is a visiting assistant professor of English at St. Mary’s College of Maryland and lives in southern Maryland with his wife and daughter.
Visit him online at www.jerrygabriel.net.