Writing the Virus
StatORec Editors Andrea Scrima, David Winner, and Rebecca Chace read from their essays in a new anthology published by Outpost19 Books, compiled from the stories and essays published between mid-April and September 2020 in the Corona issue.
Andrea Scrima is the author of A Lesser Day (Spuyten Duyvil, 2nd ed. 2018); the German edition (Wie viele Tage) was published by Literaturverlag Droschl, Graz, Austria in 2018. The German edition of her second book, Like Lips, Like Skins, will also be published by Droschl in the fall of 2021. Scrima has works in several anthologies, including Wreckage of Reason (Spuyten Duyvil) and Strange Attractors (University of Massachusetts Press). She is the recipient of a writer’s fellowship from the Berlin Senate for Cultural Affairs and writes a monthly column for 3 Quarks Daily. She is editor-in-chief of the online literary magazine StatORec.
David Winner's Kirkus-recommended novel, Tyler's Last, concerns Patricia Highsmith and Ripley. His first novel, The Cannibal of Guadalajara, won the Gival Novel Prize and was nominated for the National Book Award. His writing has appeared in The Village Voice, The Iowa Review, The Kenyon Review, Fiction, and several other venues in the U.S. and U.K. Winner is the fiction editor of The American and senior editor at StatORec. His third novel, Enemy Combatant, is scheduled to come out early next year.
Rebecca Chace is the award winning author of four books, Leaving Rock Harbor; Capture the Flag; Chautauqua Summer; June Sparrow and The Million Dollar Penny. She also writes plays and screenplays, in addition to essays and reviews for many publications including the New York Times Magazine, New York Times Sunday Book Review, the Huffington Post, The LA Review of Books, Guernica Magazine, Lit Hub, and NPR’s All Things Considered. She is associate professor in Creative Writing and Director of the MA Program in Creative Writing and Literature at Fairleigh Dickinson University.