Alexander Chee

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Alexander Chee’s debut novel, Edinburgh, received critical acclaim and won numerous awards. His writing has appeared in The New York Times Book Review, Tin House, Slate and he is a Contributing Editor at The New Republic. Chee has taught writing at Wesleyan University, the University of Iowa Writers’ Workshop and Columbia University. His latest novel, The Queen of the Night, is a national bestseller and a New York Times Editor's Choice, and tells the story of one woman’s rise from circus rider to courtesan to world-renowned diva., @alexanderchee