Kevin Wilson is the author of the collection TUNNELING TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH, which received an Alex Award from the American Library Association and the Shirley Jackson Award, and two novels: THE FAMILY FANG and PERFECT LITTLE WORLD. His fiction has appeared in Ploughshares, Tin House, One Story, A Public Space and elsewhere, and has appeared in four volumes of the New Stories from the South: The Year’s Best anthology as well as The PEN/O. Henry Prize Stories 2012. He has received fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, Yaddo, Rivendell, and the KHN Center for the Arts. He lives in Sewanee, Tennessee, with his wife, the poet Leigh Anne Couch, and his sons, Griff and Patch, where he is an Associate Professor in the English Department at Sewanee: The University of the South.