Former Picador Professor Alexander Chee Publishes Second Novel

This week, former Picador Professor Alexander Chee published his second novel, The Queen of the Night. During his stay as Picador Professor in Leipzig in the winter term of 2012/13, Chee worked extensively on this novel, from which he also presented excerpts at a public reading. Early reviews of his long-awaited novel have been very favorable.

Chee recently discussed the writing process of his second novel in interviews with venues such as Vogue and The Millions. On February 3, he also appeared on Late Night with Seth Meyers.