Kevin Noble Maillard is the debut author of Fry Bread: A Native American Family Story, and is also a regular writer and former contributing editor to The New York Times. He has additional writings in The Atlantic, Essence, _and _The Week. Currently based in Manhattan, New York, he splits time between the city and upstate New York, where he is a tenured professor of law at Syracuse University. Originally from Oklahoma, he is an enrolled citizen of the Seminole Nation. You can find him on Twitter @noblemaillard, and on his website at https://www.kevinmaillard.com/.