About the Author
was educated at the École Normale Supérieure And the Sorbonne. He is the author of 2010's steampunk favourite Aurorarama
, to which Luminous Chaos
is the sequel. He has also written three acclaimed books of literary fiction: Album
, a collection of short stories, and the novels Exes
, the last of which was translated into English and published by Farrar, Straus, & Giroux.
MAHENDRA SINGH is an illustrator and longstanding Lewis Carroll fan. He is a member of the Lewis Carroll Society of North America, and an editor for their journal, the Knight Letter. For Melville House, he produced an illustrated version of Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark.