Patricia Silva


Ben is a writer based in Brooklyn, New York.

His new novel, The Sea Beach Line, was published in October, 2015.

His previous publications include the novel, Harvitz, As To War (Iron Diesel Press, 2011), the poetry chapbook, The Men Who Work Under The Ground (KTBAFC Press, 2012), and the nonfiction monograph/chapbook/zine Punk in NYC’s Lower East Side 1981-1991 (Microcosm, 2014).

He teaches creative and expository writing classes at colleges in Manhattan and the Bronx.

If you want to know more about Ben, check out recent interviews in: Luna Luna, Fiction Writers ReviewThe Jewish Week, Evanston Public LibraryThe Brooklyn PaperBook Q&As with Deborah Kalb, and The Fanzine

Author photo by Patricia Silva