BERNARD, Andre. American, b. 1956. Genres: Writing/Journalism. Career: Worked as bookstore clerk in the Berkshires; hand bookbinder in Boston, MA; Viking Penguin, New York City, member of editorial department; David R. Godine Publishers, Inc., Boston, executive editor; Simon & Schuster, Inc., New York City, senior editor of Touchstone Books. Publications: (ed.) Rotten Rejections: A Literary Companion, 1990. (ed. with Bill Henderson) The Complete Rot, 1991. Address: c/o Pushcart Press, P.O. Box 380, Wainscott, NY 11975, U.S.A.