About Benjamin Anastas

Benjamin Anastas
Photo: Elizabeth White

Benjamin Anastas has been on the literature faculty at Bennington since 2012 and he is also a member of the Core Faculty of Bennington’s MFA program. He is the author of the novels An Underachiever’s Diary (Dial Press) and The Faithful Narrative of a Pastor’s Disappearance (FSG), and his memoir Too Good to Be True (HMH/New Harvest) was published in 2012. His short fiction, essays and reviews have appeared in The Paris Review, Harper’s, The New York Times Magazine, Bookforum, The New Republic, and The Best American Essays 2012.

You can email him at: banastas@bennington.edu