The Creative Writing Program welcomes short story writer Kseniya Melnik.
Monday, February 9, 7:30PM
Miami University Bookstore, Shriver Hall
Kseniya Melnik was born in Magadan, in the far northeast of Russia, and emigrated to Alaska at the age of 15. Her first collection of stories, Snow in May, is set in Magadean, and was one of the most acclaimed debuts of 2014 – Recommended by The New Yorker, The New York Public Library, Alan Cheuse of NPR,Grantland • Shortlisted for the 2014 International Dylan Thomas Prize • Longlisted for the Frank O’Connor International Short Story Award.