Cover Photo: The Stalker and the Nightgown by Esmé Weijun Wang

The Stalker and the Nightgown

“A body is more vulnerable when it’s comfortable and unaware.”


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Esmé Weijun Wang is an essayist and the author of The Border of Paradise: A Novel (Unnamed Press, 2016). Raised in the San Francisco Bay Area, she received her MFA from the University of Michigan, and has been awarded the 2016 Graywolf Nonfiction Prize, Hopwood Award for Novel-in-Progress, and the Elizabeth George Foundation Grant. She is currently working on a book about schizophrenia. Find her work at