David Hering is a writer based in Liverpool, England. His fiction and essays have appeared in The New York Review of Books, The Point, Guernica, The Los Angeles Review of Books, The London Magazine, 3:AM, The Quietus, and others. He is author of David Foster Wallace: Fiction and Form (Bloomsbury, 2016). In 2019 he was shortlisted for the Fitzcarraldo Editions Novel Prize and in 2020 the Northern Book Prize. He has recently completed a novel and is working on a nonfiction book and a short story collection. He teaches contemporary literature at the University of Liverpool.