Science fiction writer John Kessel comes to The Regulator for a reading and book signing of his newest book, The Moon and the Other. One of the most visionary writers in the field, Kessel has created a rich matriarchal utopia, set in the near future on the moon, a society that is flawed by love and sex, and on the brink of a destructive civil war.
John Kessel lives in Raleigh, North Carolina with his wife, novelist Therese Anne Fowler. He is a professor and the director of creative writing at North Carolina State University. He is the author of The Baum Plan for Financial Independence and Other Stories and Corrupting Dr. Nice.