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Bill Campbell is a native of Pittsburgh and an alumnus of Northwestern University. Throughout his varied and illustrious career, he has done everything from assembling Christmas toys in Cleveland; loading trucks, bookkeeping, and being an AmeriCorps volunteer in Atlanta; coordinating an elementary school literacy program in D.C. to teaching English as a second language in the Czech Republic. He's also the former publisher of the independent magazine, Contraband, and the music trade magazine, CD Revolutions.
Bill came out with Sunshine Patriots, a semi-satirical, military sf novel, back in 2004. My Booty Novel, which he likes to call "fluff for nerds," came out in 2007, and his collection of blog posts, Pop Culture: Politics, Puns, and "Poohbutt" from a Liberal Stay-at-Home Dad was released in September, 2010. Last year, his incendiary hip-hop satire, Koontown Killing Kaper, was released, and he is co-editor (along with Edward Austin Hall) of the upcoming speculative fiction anthology, Mothership: Tales from Afro-Futurism and Beyond.
Bill lives in Washington, DC, where he has worked as a music critic for www.ink19.com, currently works for a company that produces books for the blind for the Library of Congress, and hosts his weekly podcast The Bill Campbell: Misanthrope Show on podomatic.com.