David Hering is a writer based in Liverpool, England. His fiction and essays have appeared in 3:AM, The Los Angeles Review of Books, The Double Negative, Hyped on Melancholy, 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 is currently working on two novels and a short story collection. He teaches contemporary literature at the University of Liverpool.