Fiction & related items / Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
Imprint: Picador US
Daphne Merkin is the author of several books, including the essay collection The Fame Lunches and the memoir This Close to Happy. She is a former staff writer for The New Yorker, and her writing frequently appears in The New York Times, Bookforum, Travel + Leisure, W, Vogue, Tablet Magazine, and other publications. She has taught writing at the 92nd Street Y, Marymount College, and Hunter College. She lives in New York City.