Hometown: San Francisco, California
B.A., Stanford University, 2002
Nonfiction in San Francisco Weekly.
Associate Fiction Editor, Indiana Review, 2004-05. Jean Shepherd Literary Award, Indiana University, 2005. Ernest Hemingway Fellowship in Fiction, Indiana University, 2004-05. William E. Wilson Fellowship in Fiction, Indiana University, 2004-05. Phi Beta Kappa Society, 2001 and 2002. Fiction forthcoming in Third Coast. David H. Dickason American Literature Essay Award, Indiana University, 2007. Ledig House International Writers Residency Fellowship, Indiana University, 2007. Roy Battenhouse Memorial Award, National Society of Arts and Letters Bloomington Chapter, 2006