Brian Leung is the author of two novels, Lost Men, and Take Me Home, and a short story collection, World Famous Love Acts. He is a recipient of the Lambda Literary Outstanding Mid-Career Prize, the Asian-American Literary Award, the Willa Award, and the Mary McCarthy Prize in Short Fiction. Leung received his M.F.A. from Indiana University. He lives in West Lafayette, Indiana, where he is the Director of Creative Writing at Purdue University.