Karen Shepard

Karen Shepard is a Chinese-American born and raised in New York City. She is the author of three novels, "An Empire of Women," "The Bad Boy's Wife," and "Don't I Know You?" Her short fiction has been published in the "Atlantic Monthly," "Tin House," and "Ploughshares," and her nonfiction has appeared in "More," "Self," "USA Today," and the "Boston Globe." She teaches writing and literature at Williams College in Williamstown, Massachusetts, where she lives.