writes novels, short stories, and nonfiction. Her novel No Lease on Life was a Finalist for a National Book Critics Circle Award in Fiction, and her essay collection What Would Lynne Tillman Do? a Finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award in Criticism. She is the author of The Velvet Years: Warhol’s Factory 1965–67, with photographs by Stephen Shore. Her sixth novel, Men and Apparitions, was recently published by Soft Skull. Tillman’s stories and essays appear frequently in artists’ books and museum catalogues, including, recently, those of Raymond Pettibon, Joan Jonas, Cindy Sherman, Liz Deschenes and Anne Collier. Her column “In These Intemperate Times” appeared bimonthly in Frieze magazine from 2012–2019; and she still writes regularly for the magazine. Tillman is a recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, and a Creative Capital/Warhol Foundation grant for arts writing. She lives in Manhattan with bass player David Hofstra.