The Department of English

Robert Davidson

Fiction and American Literature

Rob Davidson’s most recent book is What Some Would Call Lies: Novellas (Five Oaks, 2018). His previous short fiction collections include Spectators: Flash Fictions (Five Oaks, 2017), praised by Kirkus Reviews as “A small but mighty collection of textual snapshots… Flash fiction at its best that’s definitely worth a look.” Davidson’s fiction, essays and interviews have appeared in Zyzzyva, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Indiana Review, New Delta Review, South Dakota Review, and elsewhere. His honors include a Fulbright award, multiple Pushcart Prize nominations, and an AWP Intro Journals Project Award in fiction. He teaches creative writing and American literature at California State University, Chico.