Jeff Sharlet is the New York Times bestselling author of The Undertow and The Family, which along with his book C Street was adapted into a Netflix documentary series. His other books include This Brilliant Darkness, Sweet Heaven When I Die, and, with Peter Manseau, Killing the Buddha. He’s a Contributing Editor for Vanity Fair and an Editor-at-Large for VQR. His writing and photography have also appeared in The New York Times Magazine, Harper’s, Rolling Stone, Bookforum, The Nation, Esquire, and GQ, where his reporting from Russia on LGBTQIA+ rights won a National Magazine Award. Sharlet is the Frederick Sessions Beebe ’35 Professor in the Art of Writing at Dartmouth College, and lives in Vermont with his family and animals.