Wendy Lesser

Wendy Lesser edits The Threepenny Review, which she founded in 1980. Her books include “The Life Below Ground”, “His Other Half”, and, most recently, “Pictures at an Execution”. She is currently at work on a book about the English theater director Stephen Daldry. “The Conversion” is included in the first volume of the Graywolf Forum series, “Tolstoy’s Dictaphone: Technology and the Muse”, edited by Sven Birkerts and forthcoming from Graywolf Press in September 1996.