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Wayne Kyle Spitzer's Biography

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Feb 2008

Wayne Spitzer is a visual artist, writer and academic who resides in the Northwest. His work has appeared or is forthcoming in Random Effects, 99, Hemmingsteins, subTerrain Magazine, Generation X National Journal, Micro-Film: The Magazine of Personal Cinema in Action and Columbia: The Magazine of Northwest History, among others.

He is the author of Flashback, an SF/horror novel published in 1993.

He is the creator of numerous low-budget Northwest television programs including Phantasmagoria, Dead of Night, and Don't Look Up, many of which have begun showing up at YouTube and other venues.

Wayne is a graduate of Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington. A Master of Fine Arts candidate at Eastern Washington University, he is currently writing a film adaptation of Algernon Blackwood's The Willows, as well as an auto-biographical novel, X-Ray Rider, about growing up in the 1970s.


Wayne has taught creative writing at Airway Heights Corrections Center.

Upcoming Works

"Flying the Fogroads of Cascadia:
Grover Krantz on the Trail of Bigfoot"
Columbia, the Magazine of Northwest History - Summer 2008
(streets August 8)


Wayne's Adaptation of Algernon Blackwood's "The Willows"

"X-Ray Rider" Splash


Chuck Swann

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