Russ Franklin was a Wallace Stegner fellow and Truman Capote fellow at Stanford University. He attended FSU on a Kingsbury fellowship and received his Ph.D. in 2001. He is the author of the novel Cosmic Hotel.
Listen to him read with Josephine Yu here:
Franklin has degrees in math, physics, and literature, and his work has appeared in Oxford American, Alaska Quarterly Review, Greensboro Review and other publications. He currently teaches writing at Florida State University in Tallahassee.
This reading was recorded at The Warehouse, Tallahassee, Florida on February 28, 2017.