Brian Gresko is the editor of the anthology When I First Held You: 22 Critically Acclaimed Writers Talk About the Triumphs, Challenges, and Transformative Experience of Fatherhood. His writing has appeared in numerous publications, including Salon, The Atlantic, The Rumpus, the L.A. Review of Books, and Poets & Writers magazine. He co-runs the esteemed reading series at Pete’s Candy Store in Brooklyn, and teaches creative nonfiction for the Sackett Street Writing Workshop. For the past three years, Brian has conducted the Authors in Conversation series for Slice Literary Magazine, both in print and live at the Slice Literary Conference. He occasionally draws pictures, and can tear it up on the dance floor. Brian received his MFA in Creative Writing from The New School, and graduated from Oberlin College with a self-designed, cross-disciplinary major entitled “Narrativity in Film.”
Brian is represented by Erin Harris at Folio Literary Management.