A prolific journalist with columns in The Spectator and Harper's Magazine, LIONEL SHRIVER has published one short story collection and fourteen novels, including the bestsellers The Mandibles: A Family, 2029-2047; Big Brother; So Much for That; The Post-Birthday World; and the Orange Prize winner We Need to Talk About Kevin (a 2011 feature film starring Tilda Swinton). Her latest novel is The Motion of the Body Through Space (2020). Her work has been translated into more than thirty languages. She lives in London and Brooklyn, New York.
- p. 276, The Best American Essays 2020.