Aram Mrjoian is a writer, editor, instructor, and PhD candidate at Florida State University, where he has taught courses in composition, literature, and creative writing. Previously, Aram has also served as a creative writing mentor for The Adroit Journal, 826, and Open Books Chicago.
Aram is an editor-at-large at the Chicago Review of Books and the Southern Review of Books, the assistant editor at the Southeast Review, and the managing editor at TriQuarterly. In the past he has served as a feature writer and regular contributor at several other publications, including Book Riot.
His stories, reviews, interviews, and essays have appeared or are forthcoming in Gulf Coast online, The Millions, The Rumpus, Cream City Review, Colorado Review, Boulevard, Hayden’s Ferry Review, Joyland, Kenyon Review online, Longreads, Booth, Hobart, and many other publications. He holds an English degree from Michigan State University, a graduate level publishing certification from the University of Denver, and an MFA in creative writing from Northwestern University.