Born and raised in Southern California, ADAM PRINCE has since lived in New York, South Korea, Arkansas, Nicaragua, and Knoxville, Tennessee. His award-winning fiction has appeared in The Missouri Review, The Southern Review, and Narrative Magazine, among others. He receives his doctoral degree from the University of Tennessee in May of this year, coinciding with the publication of his first book, a collection of stories called The Beautiful Wishes of Ugly Men. During the 2012-2013 school year, he will serve as the Tickner Fellow at the Gilman School in Baltimore. He is married to the poet Charlotte Pence and is currently at work on a novel that takes place in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Contemporary Literature & Non-Fiction
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"To read The Beautiful Wishes of Ugly Men is to know the power and sweep of what short stories can do...Prince is a profoundly gifted and muscular writer, a writer who understands the intimacy of violence and the violence of intimacy, a writer you read again and again and again."
—Bret Anthony Johnston