Amina Cain is the author most recently of the short story collection CREATURE (Dorothy, a publishing project, 2013). Work has appeared in publications such as n+1, The Paris Review Daily, BOMB, Full Stop, and Puerto del Sol. She is a member of Betalevel, a basement space in Los Angeles’ Chinatown where she co-curates/co-hosts The Errata Salon, and is a literature contributing editor at BOMB. She is also working on a novel, The Energy of Vitória, as well as a book of essays on the space of fiction. You can find Amina online at Gentle Nights.