Fiona Maazel - Picador Guest Professor in the summer semester 2012
Fiona Maazel was born in 1975 in Cleveland. She got her Bachelor of Arts degree at William College in 1997. In 2002 she finished her Master of Fine Arts at Bennington College. Fiona Maazel was executive editor at Magazine Paris Review. Some of her work was published in different magazines such as the New York Book Review, Bomb, Book Forum, N+1 and the The Yale Review. She is a 2008 National Book Foundation "5 Under 35" honoree, winner of the Bard Fiction Prize for 2009, and in 2005 she was awarded a Lannan Literary Fellowship. Her second novel Woke up lonely was published in spring 2013. Her latest work, A Little More Human (2017), was very well received. She currently lives and works in New York.