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ABOUT
RYAN BLOOM
L'HISTOIRE

Ryan Bloom was born and raised in Washington, D.C. He teaches creative writing, literature, and composition at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

MAGAZINES

His writing has appeared in The New Yorker, New England Review, Tin House, Guernica, PEN America, Salon, Vice, Black Clock, Creative Nonfiction, Catapult Books, The American Prospect, and a variety of other publications. In 2014 and 2019, he was awarded endowed fellowships by The Corporation of Yaddo, an artists' retreat in Saratoga Springs, N.Y.

BOOKS

In addition to short-form work, Ryan has published translations of Albert Camus' Notebooks 1951 - 1959, which was shortlisted for The French-American Foundation and The Florence Gould Foundation's Excellence in Translation Award, as well as translations of Camus' The First Man: The Graphic Novel, Camus' Travels in the Americas, and Camus' Caligula & Three Other Plays. He's currently working on a translation of Albert Camus' Complete Journals

WRITING

A Selection of

Recent Work

Caligula & Three Other Plays
Caligula & Three Other Plays

Camus Translation, Vintage Random House

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Travels in the Americas
Travels in the Americas

Camus Translation, Chicago University Press

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Since It Happened
Since It Happened

Short Story, J Journal: New Writing on Justice

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Stasis
Stasis

Short Story, The Normal School

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The Sea Inside the Sun
The Sea Inside the Sun

Short Story, Chicago Quarterly Review

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I'll Get Back to You
I'll Get Back to You

Short Story, Vice

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The First Man
The First Man

Camus Translation, Pegasus Books

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The Hall at the End of the Hall
The Hall at the End of the Hall

Short Story, Tiny Crimes Anthology, Catapult Books

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They, We, Me
They, We, Me

Short Story, Vice / Motherboard

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