Ken Liu is an award-winning author and translator of speculative fiction. He has translated many works of Chinese science fiction, including the New York Times bestseller, The Three-Body Problem. His original fiction includes The Paper Menagerie and Other Stories, The Grace of Kings, and the Star Wars tie-in novel, The Legends of Luke Skywalker. He frequently speaks at conferences and universities on topics like futurism, cryptocurrency, the mathematics of origami, and more. His story “Good Hunting” was adapted into an episode of the Netflix series, Love, Death + Robots. He lives near Boston with his family.