Katie Kitamura is the author of Gone To The Forest and The Longshot, both finalists for the New York Public Library’s Young Lions Fiction Award. A recipient of a Lannan Foundation Residency Fellowship, she has written for publications including The New York Times Book Review, The Guardian, Granta, BOMB, Triple Canopy, and Frieze.

Her third novel, A Separation, is published by Riverhead in the US and Profile Books in the UK. A finalist for the Premio von Rezzori, it was named a New York Times Notable Book and a Best Book of the Year by over a dozen publications. It will be translated into over fifteen languages, including German (Hanser Verlag), French (Editions Stock), Italian (Bollati Boringhieri), Norwegian (Pelikanen Forlag), Swedish (Sekwa), Greek (Kedros), Slovak (Inaque), Chinese (Beijing Mediatime) and Russian (Hemira).