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American Maniac

Rafael Frumkin

‘I would peel wrappers off sandwiches, remove noodles from their boxes, fry up meat before any authorities had the chance to track me and my bounty down.’

Rafael Frumkin

Rafael Frumkin’s novel, The Comedown, was published by Henry Holt in 2018. His work has appeared in Guernica, the Washington Post, McSweeney’s, Outside, Pacific Standard, and the Best American Nonrequired Reading. He is an assistant professor of creative writing at Southern Illinois University.

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