David Lynn has been honored with an O. Henry Award 2016, the country’s most significant award for the short story. He is the longtime editor of the Kenyon Review, one of the nation’s most honored literary journals. His most recent books are a story collection, Year of Fire, published by Harcourt, and a novel, Wrestling with Gabriel. David Lynn teaches the Advanced Fiction Workshop and the Senior Seminar in Creative Writing at Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio. And in 2016–17 he is directing the Kenyon-Exeter Program in Devon, England.