Will McGrath has worked as a reporter, homeless shelter caseworker, public radio producer, UPS truck loader, Burger King chicken sandwich mayo-applicator, ghostwriter, and ghosteditor, in slightly different order.
His debut book, Everything Lost Is Found Again, won the Society of Midland Authors 2019 Bernard J. Brommel Award for Biography & Memoir, as well as the Dzanc/Disquiet Open Borders Book Prize. He has written for The Atlantic, Pacific Standard, AFAR, Foreign Affairs, The Rumpus, Guernica, Roads & Kingdoms, and Asymptote, among other publications, producing work that has been translated into Chinese, Hungarian, and Japanese.
In May 2019, he won Literary Death Match, his single greatest life accomplishment.
Email: wtmcgrath at gmail dot com
Representation: Rachel Vogel (Dunow, Carlson & Lerner Literary Agency)