How Well Do You Know These Writers’ Lives?


Department of Tomfoolery


The five anonymous minibiographies below are drawn from the lives of writers in our interview archives. Be among the first to correctly identify all five and you could win a copy of The Paris Review’s newest book, The Writer’s Chapbook. Winners will be drawn on Wednesday, May 10, and contacted via email. These anonymous biographies are part of a larger ongoing series by Matt B. Weir.



Matt B. Weir is a writer living in New York.