Jeff Bender, writer
Bender is an alum of Columbia University’s School of the Arts, Davidson
College, the Edward F. Albee Foundation, the Norman Mailer Writers
Colony, and the Tin House Summer Writers Workshop.
His fiction has appeared in Guernica, The Monarch Review, Clover, CityArts, Trop, The Awl, and The Iowa Review, and has earned honors from Glimmer Train, Writer's Digest, and Brooklyn magazine. He is the recent winner of an Artist Trust grant and Richard Hugo House’s New Works Competition.
His screenwriting projects,
co-written with David Englander, have earned honors from the Page
International Screenwriting Awards, the Austin Film Festival, and the
Rhode Island International Film Festival.