Robert H. Abel

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Robert H. Abel
Born (1941-05-27) May 27, 1941 (age 75)
Painesville, Ohio
Occupation Short story person, novelist
Nationality American
Alma mater University of Massachusetts
Notable awards

Robert Halsall Abel (born May 27, 1941 in Painesville, Ohio) is an American short story writer, and novelist.[1]


Abel graduated from College of Wooster cum laude in 1964 with a B.A., Kansas State University with a M.A. in 1967, and the University of Massachusetts, with an MFA in 1974.[2][3] In 1968, he signed the “Writers and Editors War Tax Protest” pledge, vowing to refuse tax payments in protest against the Vietnam War.[4]

His work appeared in Colorado Review, Dim Sum, Glimmer Train, Manoa, The Massachusetts Review, Mind's Eye, and Writers' Forum. He is a member of the Authors Guild.

He lives in North Hadley, Massachusetts.[5]





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