MATTHEW ASPREY is the editor of Jack London: San Francisco Stories. He is an Australian writer and academic. His website is http://www.matthewasprey.com
RODGER JACOBS contributed the preface for Jack London: San Francisco Stories.
Rodger has been a journalist for Eye magazine, Hustler, Wireless Week, Michel Berandi’s Panik, Razor, High Society, and E Commerce Business News, among others, a feature documentary writer and producer, screenwriter, playwright (Go Irish: The Purgatory Diaries of Jason Miller), true crime writer (Long Time Money and Lots of Cocaine), freelance book critic, and live event producer. He is also the author of Mr. Bukowski’s Wild Ride (2008), a collection of original short stories.
In 2005, Rodger’s original essay, “Running with the Wolves: Jack London and the Cult of Masculinity”, was added to the permanent collection of Jack London research at the U.C. Berkeley digital archives, the largest repository of Jack London research in the world, sanctioned by the late author’s estate.
Rodger blogs at Bat Country: Adventures in a Broken-Down Carny Town