Editor's Profile

Naomi Huffman

Naomi Huffman is a former editor and digital marketing director at FSG, with over a decade of experience editing fiction and nonfiction for both Big Five and independent publishers. She is also a writer and critic, and her essays have appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times Book Review, The New York Times Magazine, The Believer, and Chicago Tribune.

Her notable nonfiction titles include Meaty by Samantha Irby (a New York Times Bestseller); High School by Tegan and Sara Quin (a New York Times Bestseller); Jessica Hopper’s The First Collection of Criticism by a Living Female Rock Critic; Burn the Place by Iliana Regan (finalist for the National Book Award) and Body Horror: Capitalism, Fear, Misogyny, Jokes by Anne Elizabeth Moore (a Lambda Literary Award finalist).

Her notable fiction titles include Jillian by Halle Butler (National Book Award’s 5 Under 35; Granta’s Best American Novelists 2017); Mickey by Chelsea Martin; Late Stories by Stephen Dixon; and two forthcoming projects by the late novelist Katherine Dunn.

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