William Walsh is originally from Jamestown, New York, but has lived throughout the United States. He lives with his wife and three children in Atlanta.
His books include Speak So I Shall Know Thee: Interviews with Southern Writers, The Ordinary Life of a Sculptor, The Conscience of My Other Being, Under the Rock Umbrella: Contemporary American Poets from 1951-1977, and David Bottoms: Critical Essays and Interviews. His work has appeared in the AWP Chronicle, Cimarron Review, Five Points, Flannery O’Connor Review, The Georgia Review, James Dickey Review, The Kenyon Review, Michigan Quarterly Review, North American Review, Poetry Daily, Poets & Writers, Rattle, Shenandoah, Slant, the Valparaiso Poetry Review, and others.
His interviews, which have been published in over fifty journals, include Czeslaw Milosz, Joseph Brodsky, A.R. Ammons, Doris Betts, Fred Chappell, Pat Conroy, Harry Crews, James Dickey, Mary Hood, Madison Jones, Donald Justice, Lee Smith, Ariel Dorfman, Rita Dove, Eamon Grennan, Ursula Leguin, Andrew Lytle, Marion Montgomery, and many more.
He is currently completing his PhD at Georgia State University. His website is www.thepigrider.com, named after his forthcoming novel, The Pig Rider.
Paperback: 104 pages
Publisher: Kelsay Books/Aldrich Press (August 17, 2014)