Maura Roosevelt is the author of the novel Baby of the Family, published by Dutton/Penguin Random House in 2019. Her stories and personal essays have been published in places like The Nation Magazine and Vol. 1 Brooklyn. Maura holds an MFA from NYU, and has taught writing at NYU and the University of Southern California. She grew up in Cambridge, MA, spent a stint in Los Angeles, and now lives in Brooklyn, NY with her family.