Gregory Halpern has published three books of photographs, including A (J&L Books, 2011), Omaha Sketchbook (J&L Books, 2009), and Harvard Works Because We Do (Quantuck Lane, 2003). He is also the editor, along with Jason Fulford, of The Photographer’s Playbook: Over 250 Assignments and Ideas (Aperture, 2014). He holds a B.A. in history and literature from Harvard University and an M.F.A. from California College of the Arts, and he has taught photography at a number of schools, including Harvard University, California College of the Arts, University of California, Berkeley, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, and the Rochester Institute of Technology, where he currently teaches. He is currently working on a book of photographs from California (forthcoming from J&L Books) as well as a collaborative book of photographs with Ahndraya Parlato, to be published by Études Books later this year.