Sarah Manguso is the author of seven books including 300 Arguments, Ongoingness, The Guardians, and The Two Kinds of Decay. Her work has been supported by a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Hodder Fellowship, and the Rome Prize. Her essays regularly appear in such venues as Harper's, the New York Times Magazine, and the Paris Review, and her poems have won a Pushcart Prize and appeared in several editions of the Best American Poetry series. She has taught at Columbia, the New School, NYU, the Pratt Institute, Princeton, and the Otis College of Art and Design, and recently held the Mary Routt Chair of Creative Writing at Scripps College. She lives in Los Angeles and currently teaches at CalArts.