Rob Davidson is Professor of English at California State University, Chico, where he also serves as adviser for the Creative Writing Minor. He earned his M.F.A. in creative writing (fiction) at Purdue University in 1997 and his Ph.D. in American Literature, also at Purdue, in 2002.
Rob is the author of the short story collections The Farther Shore (Bear Star, 2012) and Field Observations (Missouri, 2001), as well as a monograph, The Master and the Dean: The Literary Criticism of Henry James and William Dean Howells (Missouri, 2005). His fiction, essays and interviews have appeared in New Delta Review, The Normal School, REAL, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Indiana Review, Sycamore Review, ZYZZYVA and elsewhere.www.robdavidsonauthor.net