James Pate

James Pate grew up in Memphis, graduated from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop, and currently teaches at Shepherd University. His work has appeared in Action Yes, La Petite Zine, storySouth, Cream City Review, Black Warrior Review, Berkeley Fiction Review, and Blue Mesa Review, among other places. His collection of prose poetry, entitled The Fassbinder Diaries, was published in 2013 by Civil Coping Mechanisms.