Michael Cisco is the author of the following novels: The Divinity Student (Buzzcity Press, 1999), The Tyrant (Prime Books, 2003), The Golem (Centipede Press, 2007), The Traitor (Prime Books, 2007), The Narrator (Civil Coping Mechanisms, 2010), The Great Lover (Chomu Press, 2011), Celebrant (Chomu Press, 2012), Member (Chomu Press, 2013), Animal Money (Lazy Fascist Press, 2015), and Unlanguage (Eraserhead Press, 2018). He also has a short story collection called Secret Hours (Mythos Books LLC, 2006) and a novella called The Knife Dance (Dim Shores, 2016). His short fiction has appeared in The Thackery T. Lambshead Pocket Guide to Eccentric and Discredited Diseases, Lovecraft Unbound, Black Wings, Blood and Other Cravings, The Thackery T. Lambshead Cabinet of Curiosities, THE WEIRD, The Grimscribe's Puppets, LACKINGTON'S, Postscripts to Darkness, Penumbrae, Aickman's Heirs, and Mechanical Animals, among others. His scholarly work has appeared in Lovecraft Studies, The Weird Fiction Review, Iranian Studies, Lovecraft and Influence, The Lovecraftian Poe, and New Directions in Supernatural Horror Literature. He has translated stories by Julio Cortazar, Marcel Bealu, and Alfonso Reyes.