Writer and filmmaker David Bezmozgis is the author of Natasha and Other Stories, as well as the novels The Free World, and The Betrayers. His many awards include being twice nominated for the Scotiabank Giller Prize and shortlisted for the Governor General’s Literary Award. His debut story collection, Natasha and Other Stories, won the Toronto Book Award and the Commonwealth Writer’s Prize Best First Book Award. Bezmozgis’s short stories have appeared in Harper’s Magazine, The New Yorker, The Walrus, Zoetrope All-Story, and Best American Short Stories 2005 and 2006. He was also a writer-producer on the fifth and final season of Orphan Black. He lives in Toronto where he is the Director of the Humber School for Writers.
David Bezmozgis’s latest book of short stories focuses heavily on moral complexity and immigrant experiences, highlighting the author’s uncanny ability to write sensitive, sympathetic prose.” — The Globe and Mail