Suspend Your Disbelief

Margot Livesey


Margot Livesey grew up on the edge of the Scottish Highlands and has taught in numerous writing programs including Emerson College, Boston University, Bowdoin College and the Warren Wilson low residency MFA program. She is the author of a collection of stories and eight novels, including Eva Moves the Furniture, and The  Flight of Gemma HardyThe Hidden Machinery: Essays on Writing was published in 2017. She lives in Cambridge, MA with her husband, a painter, and is on the faculty of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop. Her ninth novel The Boy in the Field was published in August 2020.