Benjamin Percy (2008)

Benjamin Percy

Benjamin Percy’s first novel, The Wilding, will be published in late 2009 by Graywolf Press. His story “Dial Tone” appeared in issue 30.2 (Spring 2007) of The Missouri Review. A frequent contributor at Esquire, he has published two short-story collections: Refresh, Refresh (2007) and The Language of Elk (2006). Percy is a recipient of the Whiting Award, the Plimpton Prize and a Pushcart Prize. He teaches at Iowa State University in Ames, where he is an assistant professor of English. [2009]