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Howard Junker

Howard Junker founded ZYZZYVA, a literary magazine, in 1985 and retired in 2010. Then he composed a meta-memoir derived from five years of his daily blog, An Old Junker, now lamentably out of print. He was educated at Horace Greeley, Canterbury, Amherst, NYU, Stanford, and the University of San Francisco. His pre-editorial career was checkered in the classic sense: he taught ancient and modern history at Canterbury, his own prep school; apprenticed in documentary film; served in the Naval Air...See more