Jéanpaul Ferro (born January 26, 1967 in Providence, Rhode Island) is an American writer of poetry, novels, and short stories, whose works incorporate philosophical, social-political, and topical conventions. An 8-time Pushcart Prize nominee, his published works include: All The Good Promises (Plowman Press, 1994), Becoming X (BlazeVOX Books, 2008), You Know Too Much About Flying Saucers (Thumbscrew Press, 2009), Essendo Morti – Being Dead (Goldfish Press, 2009), and Hemispheres (Maverick Duck Press, 2009).
Ferro’s work has been published and translated in Japan, China, India, Italy, and Serbia. His work has been featured on National Public Radio , Columbia Review, Emerson Review, Connecticut Review, Contemporary American Voices, The Providence Journal, Hawaii Review, and hundreds of other publications. He has also been featured in The Plaza’s masterpiece series, Votobia’s anthology of American writers, and on WBAR’s radio poetry series in NYC. He is also a 3-time storySouthMillion Writers Award nominee and a 2-time Best of the Net nominee. He currently resides in Providence, Rhode Island.