Rachel Lyon
SELF PORTRAIT 400 (forthcoming from Scribner)

Rachel Lyon grew up in Brooklyn, NY—in the real-life building that is fictionalized in this book. Her work has appeared most recently or is forthcoming in McSweeney’s, Joyland, Bustle, The Toast, The Saint Ann’s Review, The Iowa Review, and elsewhere. She attended Princeton (BA) and Indiana University (MFA). She teaches fiction workshops for the Sackett Street Writers Workshop. Incidentally, she is also an alum of and later taught at Saint Ann’s in Brooklyn, a school which features in the novel as “Saint Catherine’s.”