Jennifer Natalya Fink is the author of six critically acclaimed books. She has won numerous awards, including the Catherine Doctorow Innovative Fiction Prize for Bhopal Dance and the Dana Award for The Mikvah Queen. She is a professor at Georgetown University, where she teaches experimental writing, disability studies, performance studies, and queer theory. Fink is the founder of the Gorilla Press, which promotes youth literacy through bookmaking. She lives in rural Maryland with her family.