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Joshua Cohen

Joshua Cohen was born in 1980 in Atlantic City. His books include The Netanyahus, which was awarded the 2022 Pulitzer Prize in Fiction, as well as the novels Moving KingsBook of NumbersWitzA Heaven of Others, and Cadenza for the Schneidermann Violin Concerto; the short-fiction collection Four New Messages, and the nonfiction collection Attention: Dispatches from a Land of Distraction. Cohen was awarded Israel’s 2013 Matanel Prize for Jewish Writers, and in 2017 was named one of Granta’s Best Young American Novelists. He lives in New York City.