Lincoln Michel (born 1982) is an American short-story writer and editor. He is the author of Upright Beasts (Coffee House Press 2015) and the co-editor of Gigantic Worlds (Gigantic Books 2015). He is co-founder and co-editor of Gigantic (magazine) and the former Editor-in-Chief of Electric Literature online. He is known for his "genre-bending" stories and has been called "one of the country’s most respected literary journalists." He is a frequent contributor to Noon (Literary Annual) and has been published by The Paris Review, Granta, Tin House, and The Believer (magazine). He has won a 2015 Pushcart Prize.
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- Upright Beasts (Coffee House Press, 2015)
- Gigantic Worlds (Gigantic Books, 2015)
- Tiny Crimes (Catapult, 2018)
- "Electric Literature". Electric Literature. Retrieved 2015-10-31.
- Charles, Ron (2014-05-27). "Electric Literature recharges". The Washington Post. ISSN 0190-8286. Retrieved 2015-10-31.
- "Upright Beasts". Oprah.com. Retrieved 2015-10-31.
- "The 7 Best Books of October". mensjournal.com. Retrieved 2015-10-31.