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Robert Mooney

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Robert Mooney -- Short Story Writer, Novelist, Editor.

Robert Mooney is a story writer, novelist, and editor. Mooney's most recent publication is a novel, Father of the Man (Pantheon). He has published numerous short stories, including “Halloween” in the Paterson Literary Review, which was nominated for the Pushcart Prize. Mooney earned a B.A. from Boston College and an M.A. and Ph.D. from Binghamton University. He later went on to serve as Director of the Creative Writing Program at Binghamton University from 1987 to 1997. He has served as Founder and Senior Editor of New Myths Press and the acclaimed literary journalMSS, which was founded by John Gardner. He is co-founder and has served as Senior Editor at Etruscan Press since its inception in 2000. Mooney is Professor of English and Creative Writing at Washington College, where he directed the O'Neill Literary House and creative writing program from 1997 to 2005. He has a short story appearing in an anthology in Narrative4, a project run by Colum McCann, with an article about this project, and some of the work from the anthology, appearing in the June/July issue of Esquire Magazine.


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