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David Means

‘True love is, when seen from afar, a big fat cliché.’

David Means

David Means is the author of five story collections and the novel Hystopia, longlisted for the 2016 Man Booker Prize. His second collection, Assorted Fire Events, was awarded the 2000 Los Angeles Times Book Prize and was a finalist for the 2000 National Book Critics Circle Award. His fiction has appeared in many publications, including the New Yorker, Harper’s, Esquire and The Best American Short Stories. He teaches at Vassar College.

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