Paul LaFarge

B.A., Yale College. Novelist, short-story writer, essayist. Author of four novels: The Night Ocean, forthcoming from Penguin Press in March, 2017; The Artist of the Missing (FSG, 1999), Haussmann, or the Distinction (FSG, 2001), and Luminous Airplanes (FSG, 2011); and a book of imaginary dreams, The Facts of Winter (McSweeney's Books, 2005). His short fiction and essays have appeared in The New Yorker, Harper's, The Paris Review, BOMB, Conjunctions, McSweeney's, and elsewhere. Recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, the Bard Fiction Prize, and fellowships from the New York Foundation for the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts. Fellow at the Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers at the New York Public Library in 2013-14. SLC, 2017–