Margaret McMullan is an English professor at the University of Evansville, Indiana, and the author of a previous novel, "When Warhol Was Still Alive." She was nominated for a Pushcart Prize in 2001. Formerly an associate entertainment editor at" Glamour," McMullan received her M.F.A. from the University of Arkansas. Her work has appeared in "The Chicago Tribune," "Southern Accents, TriQuarterly, Michigan Quarterly Review, Boulevard," and "The Greensboro Review," among others.