Ben Mauk is a writer from Baltimore.
He has written for The New Yorker, Granta, The Guardian, The London Review of Books, Virginia Quarterly Review, Vice, Guernica, The Sun magazine, and many other publications. His work is forthcoming in Harper's Magazine.
He has taught literature and creative writing at the University of Iowa and Phillips Academy Andover.
He is a graduate of Cornell University and the Iowa Writers' Workshop, the recipient of a Fulbright research fellowship, and a grantee of the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting.
He lives in Berlin.