Jake Zucker

writer, teacher, editor

Jake Zucker was born in Providence, Rhode Island, in 1986 and raised and educated in Upstate New York. His journalism appears in ESPN the Magazine and Fast Company, and he is the former Assistant Editor for Electric Literature’s Recommended Reading and Book Review Editor for Sycamore Review. He lives in Lafayette, Indiana, teaches undergraduate creative writing, and studies in the MFA program at Purdue University, where he has received Kneale, Knoll, and Dean’s Awards for his fiction and a Quintilian Award for his pedagogy.