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 has appeared in ESPN the Magazine and Fast Company, and he works as an Assistant Editor for Electric Literature’s Recommended Reading and as 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.