Jessica Gross is a writer based in New York City. Her work has appeared in The Los Angeles Review of Books, The New York Times Magazine, and The Paris Review Daily, among many other places, and she tweets here.
Jessica has interviewed novelists, actors, psychoanalysts, chefs, musicians, academics, film directors, cartoonists, both of her grandmothers, and a former spy. She teaches workshops in creative nonfiction, interview technique, and storytelling for the Sackett Street Writers Workshop, the Brooklyn Brainery, and corporate clients. Jessica was a 2015-2016 fellow in fiction at LABA: A Laboratory for Jewish Culture, and editor of the LABA Journal. She also runs the website "Things We Like."
Jessica has a Master's degree in cultural reporting and criticism from New York University and a Bachelor's in anthropology from Princeton University. She is currently earning her MFA in fiction at the New School, where she is working on her first novel. Jessica is contemplating rewriting this bio in the first person. She also has a dog. Yes, that is relevant.