Christopher Castellani’s fourth novel, Leading Men — for which he received fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, the Massachusetts Cultural Council, and the Guggenheim Foundation — was published by Viking in February 2019. Leading Men was featured in Publishers Weekly, People, Entertainment Weekly, Interview, and was an Editors’ Choice of the New York Times. His collection of essays on point of view in fiction, The Art of Perspective, was published by Graywolf in 2016. Castellani is on the fiction faculty of the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College and the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference. He lives in Boston, where he is artistic director of GrubStreet.