Peter Rock


Peter Rock is the author of ten works of fiction, most recently The Night Swimmers, SPELLS, Klickitat and The Shelter Cycle.  The recipient of fellowships from Stanford University, the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts, he currently lives with his wife and daughters in Portland, Oregon, where he has taught writing at Reed College since 2001. Leave No Trace, Debra Granik‚Äôs adaptation of his novel My Abandonment, premiered at Sundance and Cannes and was released in 2018. 

Finalist for the 2020 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction

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