Robert Boswell is the author of Tumbledown (August 2013), The Heyday of the Insensitive Bastards, Century’s Son, American Owned Love, Living to Be 100, Mystery Ride, The Geography of Desire, Dancing in the Movies, Crooked Hearts, and The Half-Known World. He has received two NEA Fellowships, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and numerous prizes for his fiction. His stories appear in Esquire, New Yorker, Best American Short Stories, O. Henry Prize Stories, Pushcart Prize Stories, and in many literary magazines. He teaches at the University of Houston and in the Warren Wilson MFA Program.
“Robert was respectful, honest and insightful. He met individually with each student and was easy to talk to. His passion for writing and teaching was evident in each and every workshop.” – 2012 Workshop Participant.