As a fiction writer, MICHAEL CRITZER’s work appears in a growing number or literary magazines and genre anthologies. His first book, Heroic Inspirations, was released in May 2017 from Hero House Publishing. In his work for Firebringer Press, Michael has displayed a range of storytelling ability from twisted tales of the bizarre to a touching story of small heroes in both Somewhere in the Middle of Eternity and Elsewhere in the Middle of Eternity.
As a cultural studies scholar, he has presented at academic conferences on the cultural and psychological roles superheroes play in our society. To that end, he is founder of the buzz-generating Iconic superhero pages on Facebook and the Iconicast Podcast. When all of that play is done, he teaches writing, rhetoric, and American literature in Central Virginia. Follow him on Twitter @MichaelCritzer and on Facebook at Facebook.com/AuthorMichaelCritzer