Marlon James won the 2015 ManBooker Prize for Fiction for A Brief History of Seven Killings, makinghim the first Jamaican author to take home the U.K.’s most prestigious literaryaward. He is the author of John Crow’s Devil and The Book of NightWomen. James’ short fiction and nonfiction have been anthologized in BronxNoir, The Book of Men: Eighty Writers on How to Be a Man and elsewhere, andhave appeared in Esquire, Granta, Harper’s, The Caribbean Review of Books amongothers.