Nick Mamatas is the author of several novels, including Love is the Law, The Last Weekend, and I Am Providence. His short fiction has appeared in Best American Mystery Stories, subTERRAIN, New Haven Review, and Tor.com, among many other venues. Nick’s reportage and essays have appeared in In These Times, Clamor, various Disinformation Books anthologies, and The Smart Set. He lives in California, where he works in publishing. Nick recently co-edited the crime/science fiction anthology Hanzai Japan with Masumi Washington.