Meg Wolitzer is the author of nine novels, including The Wife, The Position, The Ten-Year Nap, and, most recently, The Interestings. Her short fiction has appeared in The Best American Short Stories and The Pushcart Prize. Wolitzer has taught creative writing at The Iowa Writers Workshop, Skidmore College, and SUNY Stony Brook Southampton. In the fall of 2013, along with singer-songwriter Suzzy Roche, Wolitzer was a guest artist in the Princeton Atelier program at Princeton University.
Ben Greenman is a contributing writer at The New Yorker and the author of several acclaimed works of fiction, including Superbad, Please Step Back, Celebrity Chekhov, The Slippage, and Mo Meta Blues, with Questlove. His writing has appeared in The New York Times, The Paris Review, and McSweeney’s, among other publications. He lives in Brooklyn.