Gary Eldon Peter
Gary Eldon Peter’s short fiction has appeared in Water-Stone Review, Great River Review, Queer Voices, and other publications. He is the recipient of the McKnight Artist Fellowship for Writers/Loft Award in Creative Prose as well as two Minnesota State Arts Board grants. His debut short story collection, Oranges, won the 2016 New Rivers Press Many Voices Project competition in Prose, the Midwest Book Award, and was a finalist for the Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction. He currently teaches at the University of Minnesota.