Carter is very pleased to announce that he will be joining the faculty at Eastern Kentucky University as Visiting Assistant Professor of Creative Writing.

Carter’s essay  “Early In My Transition, Two Teenagers Helped Me Embrace My Identity,” appears in BuzzFeed

Carter discusses Untangling the Knot with two of its contributors on Late Night Library’s podcast.

Carter’s short story “Wildlife” appears in the Gender Special Issue of Guernica.

Carter’s essay “Johnson City” appears in the Spring 2014 issue of Appalachian Heritage.

Carter receives Lambda Literary’s 2013 Emerging Writer Award.

Receives 2012 Artistic Focus Project Grant from RACC.

The Evening Hour is a Finalist for the Oregon Book Award.

The Evening Hour is a Finalist for Lambda Literary Award for Debut Fiction.

The Evening Hour is a Spring Okra Picks of SIBA.