Benjamin Rosenbaum

Benjamin Rosenbaum is the author of The Unraveling, a far-future coming-of-age novel of love, family, embarrassment, and social unrest, and the Ennie-nominated Jewish historical fantasy tabletop roleplaying game Dream Apart. His short stories have been nominated for the Hugo, Nebula, Sturgeon, BSFA, Locus, and World Fantasy awards, and have appeared in, Strange Horizons, Lightspeed, Asimov’s, F&SF, Nature, Harper’s, and McSweeney’s, as well as in the collection The Ant King and Other Stories. His work has been translated into over 20 languages.

Ben lives near Basel, Switzerland, where he helps run Basel’s progressive synagogue, Migwan. He co-hosts the Speculative Literature Foundation podcast Mohanraj and Rosenbaum Are Humans. Learn more at