Meet Justin Torres

JUSTIN TORRES is a graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop. He has been a Wallace Stegner Fellow at Stanford as well as a fellow at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard. He was the recipient of a Rolón Fellowship in Literature from United States Artists and the VCU Cabell First Novelist Award. His work has appeared in The New Yorker, Harper's, Granta, Tin House, and Glimmer Train. Among many other things, he has worked as a farmhand, a dog walker, a creative writing teacher, and a bookseller.