Photo Credit: Charlotte Helen Alter
Mark Chiusano is the author of Marine Park, which received an honorable mention for the PEN/Hemingway Award. His fiction and essays have appeared in McSweeney's, Zyzzyva, Guernica, Five Chapters, Salon, Harvard Review, and online at Tin House, the New York Observer, NPR, The Atlantic, and The Paris Review. He was born and raised in Brooklyn, spent some summers playing baseball in Switzerland, among other places sometimes more exotic than the Parade Grounds, worked at Alfred A. Knopf and Vintage Books, wrote a city column for amNewYork, and is now a columnist and editorial board member and sometime podcast maker for Newsday. He lives in Brooklyn with his wife, journalist and writer Charlotte Alter.
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