Megan Leigh Barnard

Tags: Politics

Sonya Bilocerkowycz

Criticism, Poetry

Sonya Bilocerkowycz is the author of On Our Way Home from the Revolution, selected by David Lazar and Patrick Madden as winner of the 2018 Gournay Prize; it was also named a "Most Anticipated Essay Collection" by Literary Hub. Bilocerkowycz's essays and poems have appeared in Colorado Review, Guernica, The Southampton Review, Ninth Letter, Image, Crab Orchard Review, and elsewhere. Before completing her MFA at Ohio State University, she served as a Fulbright Fellow in Belarus, an educational recruiter in the Republic of Georgia, and an instructor at Ukrainian Catholic University. At present, she teaches creative writing at SUNY Geneseo and is managing editor for Speculative Nonfiction.

Festival Years: 2020, 2021