by Ryan Bloom

ephem-01ephem-02ephem-03ephem-04-new-versionephem-05-new-versionephem-06Ryan Bloom is an English lecturer at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. He has written for The New Yorker, Guernica, PEN America, Creative Nonfiction / In Fact BooksSalon, Black Clock, the Arabesques Review, the American Prospect, and other publications. His translation of Albert Camus’ Notebooks 1951-1959 (Rowman and Littlefield) was nominated for the 2009 French-American Foundation and Florence Gould Foundation’s Translation Prize for Superior English translation of French prose. In 2014 he was awarded the Eli Cantor Fellowship by The Corporation of Yaddo, an artist’s colony in Saratoga Springs, New York.