Rose O'Keefe - Instructor

Rose O'Keefe

Rose O'Keefe is the publisher of Eraserhead Press, the leading publishing house of Bizarro Fiction since 1999.

Under O’Keefe’s direction, Eraserhead Press has released over three hundred titles and developed an international cult following for its cutting-edge weird fiction which has been praised by The Guardian, Chuck Palahniuk, Jack Ketchum, Boing Boing, and, among others.

She regularly publishes LitReactor workshop instructors and columnists Stephen Graham Jones, John Skipp, Patrick Wensink, and Cameron Pierce. 

As a leader in the Bizarro Fiction community, she hosts monthly writer's gatherings, writer's retreats on the Oregon Coast, and the annual convention/art event, BizarroCon.

In addition to being a full-time publisher and editor, she’s also an avid homebrewer and Argentine tango dancer. She lives in Portland, OR.