David Joseph is the author of The Old Men Who Row Boats and Other Stories. His writing has been published in The London Magazine, Wall Street Journal, LA Times, DoubleTake Magazine, and Rattle. A recipient of the John Henry Hobart Fellowship for Ethics and Social Justice, he spent a number of years as an educator and nonprofit executive in Los Angeles. He has taught at Harvard University and Pepperdine University and was awarded a position on the Fulbright Specialist Roster in 2019. He lives in Andalucía, Spain with his wife Karen and their sons Jackson and Cassius.