Elizabeth Ellen's stories, poems and essays have appeared in numerous online and print journals over the last ten years, including elimae, Illuminati Girl Gang, Hobart, Fanzine, Bookslut, Muumuu House, Shabby Doll House, BOMBBLOG, Lazy Fascist Review, HTMLGIANT, American Short Fiction, New York Tyrant, McSweeney’s, The Guardian, Joyland, Catapult and Bennington Review.

In 2012 she received a Pushcart Prize for her story, “Teen Culture,” originally published in American Short Fiction and included in her new story collection, Saul Stories (SF/LD, 2017).

Along with Saul Stories, she will publish a novel, Person/a, and a collection of poems, Elizabeth Ellen, both with SF/LD Books in 2017.

Previously she published the story anthology, Fast Machine (SF/LD, 2012), and a few chapbooks (Before You She Was a Pit Bull, A Peculiar Feeling of Restlessness, and Bridget Fonda).

She is an editor at Hobart.

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(Scott McClanahan, Juliet Escoria, Chelsea Martin,
Elizabeth Ellen, Chloe Caldwell, Mira Gonzalez)