David Backer | Brooklyn, New York
David Backer was born in 1984 in Danbury, Connecticut. He studied philosophy in Washington, DC where he taught American literature at Archbishop Carroll High School. He moved to Quito, Ecuador to teach the Theory of Knowledge at the American School of Quito. He recently moved from Quito to New York City to pursue a PhD in philosophy and education.
David edits fictiondaily.org, the online fiction aggregator. He’s completed a novel–about a man who builds a large rubber band ball and throws it from a plane–and is currently working on another about racism and fatherhood.