Lynne Tillman is a novelist, short story writer, and critic. Her most recent book, an essay collection, What Would Lynne Tillman Do? was a finalist for the 2014 National Book Critics Circle Award in Criticism. She is a recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Kestnbaum Fellowship (University at Chicago), and was a Rea Visiting Fellow (University of Virginia). Tillman writes a bimonthly column for Frieze art magazine. Her sixth novel Men and Apparitions will be published in 2016.