Joe Fassler is the editor of Light the Dark: Writers on Creativity, Inspiration, and the Artistic Process. His fiction and nonfiction have appeared in venues like The Boston Review, Electric Literature‘s “Recommended Reading,” TNR.com, and The Atlantic, where he runs the weekly “By Heart” series of interviews with writers. He also covers the politics and economics of the American food system as a senior editor for The New Food Economy.
His debut novel The Sky Was Ours is forthcoming from Penguin Random House. He lives in Denver.