Joshua Wheeler is from Alamogordo, New Mexico. His nonfiction has appeared in publications like BuzzFeed News, The Iowa Review, Harper's, Wag's Revue, and many others. His book, Acid West: Essays, will be published by FSG in April 2018. He teaches in the creative writing program at Louisiana State University.
1:30 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
State Capitol Building, Senate Committee Room E
Salvation and Transcendence in Horror Fiction
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