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Joseph Earl Thomas

Anisfield-Wolf Fellow in Writing And Publishing, Cleveland State University Poetry Center

Joseph Earl Thomas is a writer from Frankford whose work has appeared or is forthcoming in VQRN+1Gulf CoastThe Offing, and The Kenyon Review. He has an MFA in prose from The University of Notre Dame and studies English in the PhD program at the University of Pennsylvania. His memoir, Sink, won the 2020 Chautauqua Janus Prize and he has received fellowships from Fulbright, VONA, Tin House, and Bread Loaf. He’s writing the novel God Bless You, Otis Spunkmeyer, and a collection of stories: Leviathan Beach, among other oddities.