Hi, I’m Scott Kenemore. Here is my short bio:
Born in New York and educated at Kenyon College and Columbia University, Scott Kenemore is the national bestselling author of Lake of Darkness, The Grand Hotel, and Zombie Ohio, as well as numerous other works of horror and satire. He lives in Evanston, IL.
Here’s a video of me on the Crew Reviews podcast promoting Lake of Darkness:
And here is more exhaustive information and some additional photos . . . in case you are into that kind of thing.
My short fiction has appeared in journals like Mudrock, The Owl, Imperfect Fiction, The Kenyon Review, and The Kenyon Review Online. My ribald limericks and haikus have appeared in Brocabulary (HarperCollins) and the Chicago Sun-Times. My essays, reviews, and opinion pieces have appeared in Slate, Bedford + Bowery, Paranormal Pop Culture, the New York Times Local East Village, The Chicago Tribune, The Chicago Reader, PopMatters, Beer Advocate, and Rawk! Magazine. My work has been translated into Chinese, Spanish, French, and Italian.
I have discussed horror writing and zombies on the Fox News Channel, National Public Radio, WGN, Martha Stewart Living Radio, The Alan Colmes Show and other news outlets. I have been written about in the Chicago Tribune, Huffington Post, Hartford Courant, Sacramento Bee, Indianapolis Star, Cleveland Plain Dealer, USA TODAY, Rue Morgue Magazine, Fangoria, Gawker.com, Bustle, MTV.com, BoingBoing.net, AOL News, and the New York Times “City Room” blog.
I have been a featured panelist at horror and sci-fi conventions like San Diego Comic-Con, Spooky Empire, and ZomBcon. In 2009, I was named to the advisory board of the Zombie Research Society. In 2011, I was admitted to the Horror Writers Association. I am regularly invited to speak about horror writing at colleges and universities.