John Freeman is the editor of Freeman's, a literary biannual of new writing, and executive editor of Lit Hub. His books include "How to Read a Novelist" and "The Tyranny of E-mail," as well as "Tales of Two Cities," an anthology of new writing about inequality in New York City today. "Maps," a collection of poems, is forthcoming from Copper Canyon Press. His work has been translated into more than twenty languages and has appeared in "The New Yorker," "The Paris Review," and "The New York Times." The former editor of Granta, he teaches writing at The New School and is Writer in Residence at New York University.