Caitlin Horrocks is author of the novel The Vexations and the story collection This Is Not Your City, which was a New York Times Book Review Editor’s Choice and a Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Writers selection. Her short story collection Life Among the Terranauts is forthcoming from Little, Brown in 2021. Her stories and essays appear in The New Yorker, The Best American Short Stories, The PEN/O. Henry Prize Stories, The Pushcart Prize, The Paris Review, Tin House, and One Story, as well as other journals and anthologies. She is a former fiction editor of the Kenyon Review, and teaches at Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and in the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College.