Tommy Orange is the author of The New York Times bestselling novel “There There,” a multigenerational, relentlessly paced story about a side of America few have seen: the lives of urban Native Americans. “There There” was one of The New York Times Book Review’s 10 Best Books of 2018, won the Center for Fiction’s First Novel Prize, and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. Orange is a recent graduate from the Master of Fine Arts program at the Institute of American Indian Arts. He is a MacDowell Fellow and Writing by Writers Fellow. He is an enrolled member of the Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma. He was born and raised in Oakland, California and currently lives in Angel’s Camp, California.