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David Anthony Durham

David Anthony Durham is the author of seven novels: The Risen, The Sacred Band, The Other Lands, Acacia, Pride of Carthage, Walk Through Darkness and Gabriel’s Story. His writing ranges from literary novels of the African-American experience, to historical fiction set in the ancient world, to fantasy and science fiction. His novels have been published in French, German, Italian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Spanish and Swedish. So far, his stories have appeared in three Wild Cards novels: Fort Freak, Lowball and High Stakes. Other short fiction has been anthologized in Unbound, Unfettered, It’s All Love, and in Gumbo: A Celebration of African American Writing. Four of his novels have been optioned for development as feature films. He has taught at Clarion, at the University of Maryland, the University of Massachusetts, Colorado College, the Zora Neale Hurston/Richard Wright Foundation, Cal State University and Hampshire College. He’s currently on the faculty of the Stonecoast MFA Program of the University of Southern Maine, where he often works with aspiring science fiction and fantasy writers in the program’s Popular Fiction Concentration.

Essays by David Anthony Durham

Good Thing I Had Kids
Killing (Spoiler)
On the Trials and Tribulations of Werewolves
The Supporting Cast

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