Suzanne Scanlon is the author of two works of fiction, Promising Young Women and Her 37th Year, An Index. Her critical memoir, Committed, will be published by Vintage / Anchor Books in 2024. She has published fiction and nonfiction in such publications as Granta, The Iowa Review, Fence, BOMB Magazine, and Electric Literature. She holds an MFA from Northwestern University and currently teaches at the School of the Art Institute Chicago.