Creative Writing Past Faculty

Yelena Akhtiorskaya

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Yelena Akhtiorskaya is the author of Panic in a Suitcase. The novel was named a Notable Book of 2014 by the New York Times and was a National Book Foundation "5 under 35" honoree. Her work has appeared in N+1, The American Reader, Triple Canopy, and elsewhere. She lives in Riverside Park with her friends.


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