Ian Ross Singleton is a writer and translator of Canadian and French Canadian descent. He is a professor of Writing at Baruch College and New York City College of Technology. His short stories, translations, reviews, and essays have appeared in journals such as: New Madrid; Midwestern Gothic; Fiddleblack; Asymptote; Ploughshares; The Los Angeles Review of Books and several times in Fiction Writers Review. His short-story collection manuscript Grow Me Up was a finalist for the 2020 Tartt Fiction Award. He judged the 2017 Hopwood Award contest at the University of Michigan. Ian has taught Creative Writing and Literature for New York Writers Workshop, San Francisco State University, Cogswell Polytechnical College, the Prison University Project, and the PEN Prison Writing Program.