Shaun Rouser is a writer based in Chicago. His chapbook collection of short stories, Family Affair, was published by Red Bird Chapbooks, and more of his fiction has appeared in Colloquium, RIC Journal, The Rupture, and deLuge Journal. His one-act play, American Meat, was published in Fleas on the Dog. He previously co-founded and served as co-editor-in-chief of online arts and humanities journal The Blackstone Review, where he also contributed fiction and non-fiction.