Ilan Mochari

Ilan Mochari’s Pushcart-nominated debut novel, Zinsky the Obscure (Fomite Press, 2013), has earned rave reviews from Publishers Weekly, Kirkus, and Booklist. Boston’s NPR station listed it as one of its ten “Good Reads for the Summer.” The book was also featured in the Boston Globe’s Word on the Street column. In 1997, he earned a B.A. in English from Yale University. He used it to wait tables for nine years in the Boston area.