A former National Book Award finalist and winner of the Edgar Allan Poe Award, Jess Walter is the author of six novels, one book of short stories and one nonfiction book. His work has been translated into 30 languages, and his essays, short fiction, criticism and journalism have been widely published, in Best American Short Stories, Best American Nonrequired Reading, Harper’s, Esquire, McSweeney’s, Byliner, Playboy, ESPN the Magazine, Details and many others.
Check out this excerpt from Beautiful Ruins!
Listen to a podcast with Jess and Sherman Alexie!
Or check out this interview with The Rumpus!
2016 Get Lit! Events
- Tuesday, April 12 8:00pm
Moderating Book Launch: Shawn Vestal & Sam Ligon
- Wednesday, April 13 4:00pm
- Thursday, April 14 9:30pm