Edward Schwarzschild is the author of the novel Responsible Men and the story collection The Family Diamond. He recently finished writing In Security, a new novel set in the world of the TSA. He’s an associate professor at the University at Albany, SUNY, and a fellow at the New York State Writers Institute. He’s been a Wallace Stegner Fellow, a NYFA Fellow in Fiction, and a Fulbright Scholar. For 2016-17, he’s a Fiction Meets Science Writer-in-Residence at the Hanse-Wissenschaftskolleg in Delmenhorst, Germany.