John Metcalf was for 17 years the editor for the Porcupine’s Quill Press and for the last twelve years has been fiction editor for Biblioasis. He has co-edited and edited 18 volumes of Oberon Press’s Best Canadian Stories. His last fiction collection, Adult Entertainment, was a New York Times Notable Book. Forthcoming from Biblioasis are Vital Signs, The Museum at the End of the World, and an overview of the last fifty years or so of Canadian short fiction entitled The Canadian Short Story. He is currently working on a collection of essays and sketches entitled None of the Above.