Last Last Chance (Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2008; Picador Paperback, 2009) and, forthcoming, Woke Up Lonely (Graywolf, 2013). She is winner of the Bard Prize for Fiction, a National Book Foundation "5 Under 35" honoree, and recipient of a Lannan Foundation Residency. Her work has appeared in Anthem, Bomb, Book Forum, Boston Book Review, Canteen, The Common, Conjunctions, Fence, GQ, Gulf Coast, Glamour, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, The Millions, Mississippi Review, N+1, The National Post, The New York Times, The New York Times Sunday Book Review, Salon, This American Life, Tin House, The Village Voice, The Yale Review, and elsewhere. She teaches at Brooklyn College and New York University, and was appointed the Picador Guest Professor at the University of Leipzig, Germany, for the spring of 2012. She lives in Brooklyn, NY.