Nessa Rapoport’s new novel, Evening, was published by Counterpoint on September 1. Her previous books include Preparing for Sabbath, a novel; and A Woman’s Book of Grieving, a volume of prose poems. Her memoir, House on the River, was awarded a grant by the Canada Council for the Arts. Her essays and reviews have appeared in The New York Times and the Los Angeles Times, among others. She lives in New York with her husband, artist Tobi Kahn.