Paul Skenazy grew up in Chicago and studied at the University of Chicago and Stanford University. He taught literature and writing for thirty plus years at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Paul has published more than three hundred reviews of fiction and non-fiction for newspapers and magazines nationwide, and was twice nominated for the National Book Critics Circle award for reviewing.
Paul’s short novel, Temper CA (2019), won the 2018 Miami University Press Novella Contest. Paul’s stories and essays have recently appeared in Catamaran Literary Reader, Chicago Quarterly Review, and elsewhere. He lives in Santa Cruz, California with his wife, the poet Farnaz Fatemi.
The currently planned publication date for Still Life is Summer 2021.
We welcome Paul to our Paper Angel Press family!