Davis Schneiderman

Davis Schneiderman is a multimedia writer and scholar whose works include the novel Drain (TriQuarterly/Northwestern); the DEAD/BOOKS trilogy (Jaded Ibis), including the blank novel, Blank: a novel, with audio from Dj Spooky, [SIC] (Fall 2013), with images from Andi Olsen and audio from Illegal Arts acts Oh Astro, Steinski, Yea Big, and Girl Talk, and the forthcoming INK. (2015); and the audiocollage Memorials to Future Catastrophes (Jaded Ibis). His co-edited collections include Retaking the Universe: Williams S. Burroughs in the Age of Globalization (Pluto) and The Exquisite Corpse: Chance and Collaboration in Surrealism’s Parlor Game(Nebraska, 2009); and The &NOW AWARDS: The Best Innovative Writing (vols. 1 and 2).  Schneiderman’s work has appeared in numerous publications including Fiction International, The Chicago Tribune, The Iowa Review, and Exquisite Corpse; he blogs for The Huffington Post and is a contributing editor for The Nervous Breakdown.  He is the Director of Lake Forest College Press/&NOW Books and Associate Dean of Faculty and Director of the Center for Chicago Programs at Lake Forest College.  He can be found, virtually, at davisschneiderman.com.