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Oliver Egger is an Assistant Editor at Wesleyan University Press, The Kim-Frank Fellow in Creative Writing at Wesleyan’s Shapiro Center for Creative Writing and Criticism, and a Contributing Writer at The Provincetown Independent.


 He edited and compiled The Route 9 Anthology: A Collection of Writing from Wesleyan University Students, Faculty, Staff, & Middlesex County Residents (Wesleyan University Press, 2022). His writing can be found in The Boston Globe, The Florida Review, The California Quarterly, Oyster River Pages, The 2023 CT Literary Anthology, and elsewhere.  He was selected as a 2023 Connecticut Student Poet by the Connecticut Poetry Circuit. 

He is a graduate of Wesleyan University class of 2023 and was born and raised in Durham, NC.


At National Book Awards to Celebrate Finalist, Suddenly We
by Evie Shockley published by Wesleyan University Press,
November 15, 2023 

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