Leni Zumas is the author of the story collection Farewell Navigator (Open City,
2008). Her work has appeared most recently in New York Tyrant, Quarterly West, Harp & Altar, Open City, and New Orleans Review. A 2008 Fellow in Fiction from the New York Foundation for the Arts, she is currently an Artist-in-Residence in the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s Workspace
program. She is Associate Director of the Juniper Summer Writing Institute and teaches at Hunter College.