Liz Gorinsky is an editor at Tor Books / Tom Doherty Associates, where she edits a list that includes popular and acclaimed speculative fiction authors Fred Chao, Felix Gilman, Thomas Olde Heuvelt, Mary Robinette Kowal, Liu Cixin, George Mann, Cherie Priest, Lev Rosen, Nisi Shawl, Brian Francis Slattery, Catherynne M. Valente; and editors Ellen Datlow, David Hartwell, and Ann and Jeff VanderMeer. She also acquires and edits short stories for Tor.com and assists editors Patrick and Teresa Nielsen Hayden. She is a five-time nominee for the Hugo Award in the Best Editor, Long Form category. In her free time, she enjoys going to the theatre, playing obscure games, and cooking and eating food from around the world. She lives in Alphabet City in Manhattan.