Ben Hinshaw works for the Institute for Social Sciences at UC Davis, and writes marketing materials for New Relic. He is also currently a lecturer in the Department of English at UC Davis, teaching creative writing.

photoBen grew up on the island of Guernsey and later lived for several years in London. He holds MAs in creative writing (University of California, Davis) and cultural geography (University of Nottingham). His short stories have appeared in The White Review, Lighthouse, and DigBoston, and have three times been shortlisted for the Bridport Prize.

He currently lives in Davis, California.