Quincy Carroll is an author from Oakland, California. The second edition of his first novel, Up to the Mountains and Down to the Countryside, was published in April 2017 by Camphor Press. A Chinese translation is currently forthcoming from Hu'an Publication in Beijing. He is a former Artist in Residence at the Swatch Art Peace Hotel in Shanghai and holds a B.A. from Yale University. Previously, he studied in the Creative Writing M.F.A. program at Emerson College.