Josh Sippie is Gotham’s director of contests and conferences. He is managing editor of the blogs Pain in the Arsenal and Release the Knappen. He has published fiction and nonfiction in Hobart, McSweeney's Internet Tendency, Brevity, the Guardian, the Writer Magazine, ScreenRant, and Points in Case. He has served as a developmental editor and proofreader for Del Sol Review, Writers Clearinghouse, and has overseen writers on numerous professional blogs. He holds a BA from the University of Central Missouri.