Jonathan Dee is the author of five novels: The Privileges, Palladio, St. Famous, The Liberty Campaign, and The Lover of History. He is a staff writer at The New York Times Magazine, a frequent contributor to Harper’s, and a former senior editor of The Paris Review. He has also taught in the graduate writing programs at New York University, the New School, and elsewhere.
Phillip Lopate, head of the Writing Program's Nonfiction concentration, will soon release two books: a guide to nonfiction writing and an essay collection. To Show and To Tell: The Craft of Literary Nonfiction and Portrait inside My Head: Essays, were both published by Free Press on February 12, 2013.
To Show and Tell, "encourages writers to go beyond the safe, facile, and sentimental," according to Booklist.