Suspend Your Disbelief

Alexander Tilney


Alexander Tilney is the author of the novel The Expectations, published by Little, Brown. A graduate of the Warren Wilson College MFA Program for Writers and a fellow at MacDowell, his writing has appeared in The Southwest ReviewThe Journal of the Office for Creative Research, and Gelf Magazine.


Interviews |

Looking to Find Meaning in Instability: A Conversation with Megan Cummins

“I saw a parallel in the way the body attacks itself in an autoimmune disease to the way guilt attacks the mind. The bodies of many of these characters define, in some ways, the boundaries of their lives.” Alexander Tilney talks with the most recent Prairie Schooner Book Prize winner, Megan Cummins, about her short story collection If the Body Allows It.