Davis Schneiderman is a multimedia artist and writer whose
works include Drain (Triquarterly/Northwestern), Blank: a novel (Jaded Ibis), Multifesto:
A Henri d’Mescan Reader (Spuyten Duyvil), DIS (BlazeVox) and Abecedarium
(Chiasmus, w/Carlos Hernandez); the co-edited collections Retaking the Universe: Williams S. Burroughs in the Age of
Globalization (Pluto) and The
Exquisite Corpse: Chance and Collaboration in Surrealism’s Parlor Game (Nebraska,
2009); and the audiocollage Memorials
to Future Catastrophes (Jaded Ibis). His creative work has been accepted by
numerous publications including Fiction
International, The Chicago Tribune, The Iowa Review, TriQuarterly, and Exquisite Corpse.
His Busted Books YouTube channel takes deconstruction seriously. His reading tour for Drain and Blank included the University of Notre Dame, Binghamton University,
Colorado State University,The New School, and the University at Buffalo, among others.
He is Director of Lake
Forest College Press/&NOW Books, where he co-edits the series The &NOW AWARDS: The Best Innovative
Writing; he also directs the NEH-funded Virtual Burnham Initiative. He contributes to The Huffington Post, The Nervous Breakdown, and Big Other.