Exploring Dark Short Fiction #4: A Primer to Jeffrey Ford

Exploring Dark Short Fiction #4: A Primer to Jeffrey Ford


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Dark Moon Books and editor Eric J. Guignard present this introduction to the work of Jeffrey Ford, #4 in a series of scholarly primers exploring modern masters of literary dark short fiction. With commentary by Michael Arnzen, PhD, and beautifully illustrated by artist Michelle Prebich, discover the vast and fantastic writing of Jeffrey Ford.

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ISBN-13: 9780998938387
Publisher: Dark Moon Books
Publication date: 09/02/2019
Series: Exploring Dark Short Fiction , #4
Pages: 236
Sales rank: 1,179,670
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.54(d)

About the Author

Eric J. Guignard is a writer and editor of dark and speculative fiction, operating from the shadowy outskirts of Los Angeles. He's twice won the Bram Stoker Award, been a finalist for the International Thriller Writers Award, and a multi-nominee of the Pushcart Prize. He has over one hundred stories and non-fiction author credits appearing in publications around the world. As editor, Eric's published six anthologies including, DARK TALES OF LOST CIVILIZATIONS, AFTER DEATH..., and A WORLD OF HORROR, a showcase of international horror short fiction. Read his short story collection, THAT WHICH GROWS WILD: 16 TALES OF DARK FICTION (Cemetery Dance Publications), and novel DOORWAYS TO THE DEADEYE (JournalStone). Outside the glamorous and jet-setting world of indie fiction, Eric's a technical writer and college professor, and he stumbles home each day to a wife, children, cats, and a terrarium filled with mischievous beetles. Visit Eric at: www.ericjguignard.com, his blog: ericjguignard.blogspot.com, or Twitter: @ericjguignard.

Table of Contents

Introduction by Eric J. Guignard

About Jeffrey Ford

A Natural History of Autumn

A Natural History of Autumn: A Commentary

Malthusian’s Zombie

Malthusian’s Zombie: A Commentary

Boatman’s Holiday

Boatman’s Holiday: A Commentary

The Night Whiskey

The Night Whiskey: A Commentary

A Night in the Tropics

A Night in the Tropics: A Commentary


Incorruptible: A Commentary

Why Jeffrey Ford Matters by Michael Arnzen, PhD

In Conversation with Jeffrey Ford

Scratching the Surface: An Essay by Jeffrey Ford

A Bibliography of English Language Fiction for Jeffrey Ford

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