Anca L. Szilágyi is the author of the novel Daughters of the Air, which Shelf Awareness called "a striking debut from a writer to watch." Her writing appears in Los Angeles Review of Books, Electric Literature, and Orion, among other publications. She is the recipient of awards and fellowships from Lilith Magazine, Vermont Studio Center, Artist Trust, Seattle Office of Arts & Culture, 4Culture, Hugo House and the Jack Straw Cultural Center. Originally from Brooklyn, she has lived in Montreal, Seattle, and now Chicago. Find her at ancawrites.com.