Christine Schutt (fiction) is the author of two short-story collections, Nightwork (Knopf, 1996) and A Day, a Night, Another Day, Summer (TriQuarterly Books, 2005). Her first novel, Florida (TriQuarterly Books, 2003), was a National Book Award finalist. Her second novel, All Souls (Harcourt, 2009), was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. Her most recent novel, Prosperous Friends, was published in 2012 by Grove Press. Among other honors, Schutt has twice been selected for inclusion in The O. Henry Prize Stories. She is the recipient of New York Foundation for the Arts and Guggenheim fellowships. Schutt is a senior editor of NOON, a literary annual, and lives and teaches in New York.