Christian Peet is the founder and publisher of Tarpaulin Sky Press and the author of the forthcoming true-crime novel, Angela’s Story (GPB/TS). He has also written a collection of “postcards,” Big American Trip (Shearsman Books), and two cross-genre chapbooks, Pluto: Never Forget (Interbirth Books) and The Nines (Palm Press).
Other fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and hybrid work appears in anthologies such Chain Arts’ Megaphone, and Fence Books’ A Best Of Fence, as well as in literary magazines online and in print, including Action Yes, Denver Quarterly, Drunken Boat, SleepingFish, Trickhouse, et al.
Christian received a BA from Bennington College, a MFA from Goddard College, and has taught Literature and Creative Writing classes at Brooklyn College and Hunter College, CUNY.
Prior to becoming a Master of Fine Arts and a literary legend, Christian worked as a dishwasher, carpenter’s apprentice, sheetmetal fabricator, hired hand on a goat farm, maintenance man, landscaper, and convenience store clerk.