Sarah Manguso is a fiction writer, essayist, and poet. She is the author of eight books, most recently the novel Very Cold People.
Her other books include a story collection, two poetry collections, and four critically acclaimed works of nonfiction: 300 Arguments, Ongoingness, The Guardians, and The Two Kinds of Decay.
Her work has been recognized by an American Academy of Arts and Letters Literature Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Hodder Fellowship, and the Rome Prize.
A citizen of the United States and Ireland, she grew up in Massachusetts and now lives in Los Angeles.