Dustin Long (writer)

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Dustin Long
Born United States
Occupation Novelist
Nationality American
Notable works Icelander

Dustin Long is an American novelist and author. He is best known for his 2006 book Icelander.


Long studied English Literature at the University of California, Berkeley, and is currently a Ph.D. student at Indiana University, Bloomington. Long has a son, and is a teacher in Manhattan. He currently lives in Brooklyn.[1]


Icelander, published in 2006, was Long's first novel. It appeared on the Los Angeles Times best-sellers list. Long published a second novel, Bad Teeth, in 2014.

Long cites Thomas Pynchon and David Foster Wallace as influences.[1]



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  1. ^ a b Jones, Shane (29 March 2014). ""My Cat Had To Have His Penis Cut Off:" An Interview with Dustin Long". HTMLGiant. Retrieved 30 September 2014.