Ottessa Moshfegh was born in Boston Massachusetts and is an American author and novelist.

Her work includes McGlue (2014); Eileen (2016), which was awarded the 2016 PEN/Hemingway Award and shortlisted for the 2016 Booker Prize; Homesick for Another World (2017); and My Year of Rest and Relaxation (2018), which was shortlisted for the Wellcome Book Prize.

Ottessa Moshfegh

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