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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Zach Dodson  

Pen Name: Zach Plague

Genre: C:ADULT Fiction

Born: in El Paso, Texas


Illinois Connection

Dodson lives and works in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Zach Dodson is a writer, designer and producer. He is the cofounder of ''Featherproof Books'', an independent publisher of fiction based in Chicago. He went to school at the University of Texas at Austin, and moved to Chicago in 2003, at which time he went back for a degree in graphic design.He is an active member of many different arts communities, bringing together the worlds of design and literature. He has launched such experiments as ''Featherproof Books'', ''Bleached Whale Design'', and ''The Show N' Tell Show''. His writing has appeared in ''The2ndHand'', ''ACM'', ''Take the Handle'', and ''Proximity'' Magazine. His design has appeared in ''MAKE'' Magazine, ''Punk Planet'', ''Resonance'', ''Mule'', and ''Bagazine''.

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