Adam Morgan is a writer, book critic, and the founding editor of the Chicago Review of Books and the Southern Review of Books, as well as the Chicago Literary Archive. His writing has appeared in The Paris Review, Esquire, Polygon, Scientific American, Guernica, The AV Club, The Guardian, Poets & Writers, Literary Hub, Longreads, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Reader, Philadelphia Inquirer, Minneapolis Star-Tribune, and elsewhere, with an emphasis on modernist and speculative literature. He’s also an editorial director at Policygenius.

Adam is represented by Natalie Edwards at Trellis Literary Management. He’s working on the first-ever biography of Margaret C. Anderson.

He is a core faculty member at StoryStudio Chicago and has taught writing at Roosevelt University in Chicago and the University of North Carolina, Charlotte. In 2018, he won the James Friend Memorial Award by the Society of Midland Authors for literary criticism, as well as a National City and Regional Magazine Award for his work in Chicago magazine. He’s a proud member of the Caxton Club.

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