Katya de Becerra

Author
Participates in 1 Session

Katya de Becerra is the author of genre-bending young adult fiction. Critics called her debut What The Woods Keep “a thoughtful and compelling horror fantasy” (The Bulletin) and “a narrative that will keep readers enthralled” (Booklist), while her second novel Oasis has earned a starred review from Booklist and was featured in the Book of the Month subscription box. Born in Russia, Katya studied in California and now lives in Melbourne with her husband in a tiny apartment overflowing with books. After earning a PhD in Cultural Anthropology from the University of Melbourne, Katya spent the last ten years as a university lecturer and scholar researching technologies & inequalities in education. She’s also a co-host of #SpecLitChat and a writing mentor with the 1st5pages Workshop.

Sessions in which Katya de Becerra participates

Saturday 1 August, 2020

Time Zone: NZST/Wellington
12:00
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