Joseph Patrick Pascale


“Žižek’s Memory”: a digital short story*


*Ed. note: Turn audio on & choose “full screen” mode (right-hand corner) for best viewing experience.



Joseph Patrick Pascale’s novel, How to Get a Promotion When Your Boss Is Trying to Kill You, will be published by Waldorf Publishing in July 2018. His short fiction has been published in Birkensnake, Literary Orphans, Pidgeonholes, SPANK the CARP, and other journals and anthologies. He was part of the editorial team for Drunken Boat, and he contributes nonfiction to literary publications such as Full Stop or his personal blog, Cryptomnesia. He worked as a farmhand, reporter, auto parts deliverer, executive recruiter, and reference book editor before becoming an educator. You can read more at his website: