Claire Messud
Claire Messud

Claire Messud is the author of, most recently, The Emperor’s Children and The Woman Upstairs. She lives in Cambridge, Mass., with her husband and children.

Books
May 3 2013 7:00 AMClaire Messud and Robin DesserThe Slate Book Review author-editor interview.
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Family
Sept. 2 2015 3:05 PM “Nobody Called CPS on Louis C.K.” Writing about giving your baby the finger makes people on the Internet go a little crazy.