Peter Mountford

Peter Mountford’s debut novel A Young Man’s Guide to Late Capitalism won the 2012 Washington State Book Award in fiction. His second novel The Dismal Science is out this month from Tin House Books. A 2013–14 writer-in-residence at Hugo House, his short fiction and essays have appeared in The Atlantic, Boston Review, Granta, Best New American Voices 2008 and Conjunctions.