Masha Tupitsyn is a fiction writer and cultural critic. She is the author of Beauty Talk & Monsters, a collection of film-based stories (Semiotext(e) Press, 2007) and contributing editor of the forthcoming anthology Life As We Show It: Writing on Film (City Lights, 2009). She is currently working on a new book about John Cusack and the politics of acting, Star Notes. Her fiction and criticism has appeared or is forthcoming in Animal Shelter, The Believer, Fanzine, Creative Aggression, the anthologies Wreckage of Reason: XXperimental Women Writers Writing in the 21st Century and the Encyclopedia Project Volume II, F-K (Encyclomedia Press, 2009), Make/Shift, Bookforum, Fence, Five Fingers Review, and San Francisco’s KQED’s The Writer’s Block.
Your book about Cusack sounds fascinating. Welcome to the 'hood.
hi darryl, just joined, so no stories on the site yet. though of course i have plenty of stories and essays as i'm the author of two books and writing a third now. not sure if i'll post anything here, mainly just using the site to get the word out about my forthcoming book, life as we show it: writing on film, forthcoming with city lights in june. check out the link for info if you're interested and thanks for writing.
No stories written? You mean no stories yet.Or just no stories on Fictionaut yet. Can't wait to see what you can come up with for here. With a resume like that it's got to be interesting!Welcome aboard.Good to have you around.