Lorin Stein is the editor of The Paris Review. Previously he was a senior editor at Farrar, Straus and Giroux, where he worked with such writers as Lydia Davis, Jeffrey Eugenides, Jonathan Franzen, John Jeremiah Sullivan, and James Wood. Stein's reviews have appeared in Harper's, The New Republic, the London Review of Books, and The New York Review of Books. His translations from French include The Mystery Guest, by Grégoire Bouillier, and Autoportrait, by Edouard Levé. In 2011 he was made a Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French government.