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Jack Kaulfus

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Jack Kaulfus is the author of the short story collection Tomorrow or Forever (Transgress Press, 2018). Their work has been published in A cappella Zoo, Heavy Feather Review, Barrelhouse, and Off the Rocks, among other journals. Their short story “Rockaway” was listed as a top ten finalist in 2021’s American Short(er) Fiction Prize. Jack was born and raised in small-town Seguin, Texas. They earned a BA from the University of Texas at Austin and sold books in Atlanta before returning to Texas in the early 2000s to pursue an MFA in Creative Writing from Texas State University in San Marcos. In addition to teaching high school English in Austin, Texas, Jack is a 2021 Lambda Literary Fellow, Board Secretary at Austin Bat Cave, Fiction Editor at Gertrude Press, and one-fifth of the queer Americana band Brand New Key.

Cohort: Fiction

Year: 2021

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