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Alexander Chee

Chee is author of the 2016 novel “The Queen of the Night,” which spent three weeks on the L.A. Times bestseller list, and the novel “Edinburgh.” Chee was a winner of the Whiting Award in 2003 and has received a National Endowment  for the Arts fellowship. He has taught writing at Wesleyan University, the University of Iowa Writers’ Workshop and Columbia University, and currently lives in New York City, where he curates the Dear Reader series at Ace Hotel New York.
Alexander Chee recommends essays by Mary Gaitskill and Yiyun Li

Alexander Chee recommends Mary Gaitskill's collected essays and a memoir in interconnected essays by Yiyun Li.

Alexander Chee on the life, work and loss of his mentor, Kit Reed

Critic at large Alexander Chee remembers his mentor, the writer Kit Reed.

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