Arthur O'Keefe

Arthur Shattuck O'Keefe was born in New York and lives in Japan. His debut novel The Spirit Phone -- forthcoming from BHC Press -- depicts the confrontation of Aleister Crowley and Nikola Tesla with the enigma of Thomas Edison's new invention: a phone to communicate with the dead. His short story "A Spirited Conversation," based upon The Spirit Phone, will be published in Suspense Magazine (TBA) and the Fall / Winter 2021 issue of The Stray Branch. His short fiction has also appeared in Manawaker Studio and Flash Fiction Magazine. He has contributed articles to PopMatters, The Japan Times, and Japan Today.