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Austin Maas

Austin Maas is an undergraduate English student at the University of Idaho. A journalist and creative writer, his articles frequently appear in the Argonaut and Blot magazine, and his creative works have been highlighted in Moscow, Idaho’s Pop-up Prose Reading Series. This year, Austin received first prize in the Idaho Press Club’s periodical light feature category for his journalistic work. His recent creative works explore queer nonfiction from his perspective as a gay man raised on a tree farm in rural North Idaho.