Alicia Oltuski received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from the University of Pennsylvania and an MFA in writing from Columbia University, where she was awarded a David Berg Foundation Fellowship. Her work has appeared on NPR’s Berlin Stories, in W Magazine, The Penn Review, Peregrine, and other publications. She has taught at the University of the Arts and lives in the Washington, D.C. area with her husband. She can be contacted for book clubs and speaking engagements at alicia at aliciaoltuski dot com