Bill Henderson

Bill Henderson is the founder of Pushcart Press and editor and publisher of the annual Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses, now in its thirty-fifth year. He is the author of the memoirs His Son (Norton, 1981), Her Father (Faber and Faber, 1995), Tower (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2000), Simple Gifts (Free Press, 2006), All My Dogs: A Life (Godine, 2011), and Cathedral: An Illness and a Healing (Pushcart Press, 2014). He received the 2006 Poets & Writers/Barnes & Noble “Writers for Writers” citation and the 2006 Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Book Critics Circle.