About the Author
Norman Lock is the author of numerous works of fiction, as well as stage and radio plays, including The House of Correction
(Broadway Play Publishing, 1988), A History of the Imagination
(FC2, 2004), Land of the Snowmen
(Calamari Press, 2005), The Long Rowing unto Morning
(Ravenna Press, 2007), The King of Sweden
(Ravenna Press, 2009), SHADOWPLAY (Ellipsis Press, 2009), GRIM TALES (Mud Luscious Press, 2011), and PIECES FOR SMALL ORCHESTRA & OTHER FICTIONS (Spuyten Duyvil, 2011). He is a recipient of the Aga Kahn Prize given by The Paris Review
, prose fellowships awarded by both the New Jersey and the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts and, in 2011, a poetry fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts. He lives in Aberdeen, New Jersey, with his wife, Helen.