About

Rafael Frumkin

Rafael Frumkin is a graduate of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and the Medill School of Journalism. His writing has appeared in Granta, Guernica, The Washington Post, and The Virginia Quarterly Review, among other places. His first novel, The Comedown, was published in 2018. His second novel, Confidence, is forthcoming in 2023, and his story collection, Bugsy, is forthcoming in 2024. He lives with his partner, two cats, and one dog in Carbondale, IL, where he is a professor of creative writing at Southern Illinois University.