Brian Seidman is the managing editor of NewSouth Books in Montgomery, Alabama. Born in Marietta, Georgia, he received his BA in Journalism from New York University and his MA in Creative Writing from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio. He is a recipient of the NYU Journalism Department Editor and Publisher Award, and a former editor of OxMag literary magazine.

His short story "So a Horse Walks into a Bar ..." will appear in the Star Trek: Strange New Worlds Volume 10 fiction anthology in summer 2007 from Pocket Books, a division of Simon & Schuster.

Brian has been at times a newspaper reporter, a bookseller, and an English teacher, as well as an editor. He has spoken about editing and publishing with classes, writing groups, and at writing conferences.

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