SARAH PERRY holds an M.F.A. in nonfiction from Columbia University and a B.A. from Davidson College, where she will serve as the 2019 McGee Distinguished Professor of Creative Writing. She is the recipient of the 2018 Betty Berzon Emerging Writer Award and a fellowship from the Edward F. Albee Foundation, and has attended residencies at Norton Island in Maine and PLAYA in Oregon. Perry’s prose has appeared in Blood & Thunder magazine, Bluestockings Literary Journal, Elle.com, and The Guardian. She lives in Brooklyn.