Gregory Tozian

Gregory Tozian has twenty years plus experience publishing articles and photographs on a wide variety of subjects. During his decade as a Florida-based newspaperman he served as a hard-news reporter, photographer, bureau chief, feature writer, and film critic (winning two Florida Press Association writing awards, and a Kodak newspaper-photography award). He has also taught university courses in popular culture, and been an on-air host/reviewer for movie programs on PBS- and NBC-TV affiliates. Tozian served as a foreign correspondent in France, writing for Passion (a Paris monthly) and taking photographs and writing features for many U.S. magazines and daily newspapers. Since 1992, Tozian has been the advertising copywriter/photographer for Soloflex, Inc. His 1994 play, Fort Byron, was nominated for the Oregon Book Award. In January 1998, his first book of short stories, Doll Head Eater, was published by Future Tense Books, of Portland, Oregon.