Derick Dupre was born in New York City and grew up in Connecticut, and has since sojourned in Paris, New Orleans, Los Angeles, and other places here and abroad. He is the author of Frail Shrines, a volume of short fictions. In 2015, he was a finalist for the Lamar York Prize for Fiction. He is a founding editor of The White Elephant. Currently, he is in Bisbee, AZ and working on a novel.

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