Tadzio Koelb lives in Brooklyn. He is a graduate of the University of East Anglia, England’s oldest and most prestigious writing program. His novel Trenton Makes (2018), was short-listed for the Center for Fiction First Novel Prize and the Prix du roman PAGE des libraires/America, and long-listed for the Grand Prix de littérature américaine.
In addition to writing fiction he is an active reviewer and essayist for a variety of publications that include The New York Times and The Times Literary Supplement. Other publications include Morasses (a translation of André Gide’s novel Paludes), and a short critical biography of Lawrence Durrell for Jay Parini’s British Writers Retrospective.