Alexi Zentner

Alexi Zentner was born and raised in Kitchener, Ontario. His first novel, Touch (2011), is a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection and a Knopf New Face of Fiction pick. Two of his short stories received honors: “Touch” was featured in the O. Henry Prize Stories 2008, and “Trapline” was awarded the 2008 Narrative Prize and named to the Best American Short Stories 2009 list “100 Other Distinguished Stories of 2008.” Zentner lives in Ithaca, New York, with his wife and two daughters.

Photograph by Laurie Willick.

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