Katya Kazbek

Instructor & Writer
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Katya Kazbek is a queer bilingual Russian/English writer, translator, and editor of Greek, Russian, Ukrainian, and Jewish heritage, who lives and works in New York City, NY. She writes about the world’s cultures for supamodu.com and elsewhere. A previous graduate of Oxford’s writing MSt program, Katya got her MFA from Columbia University in 2019. Her first novel Little Foxes Took Up Matches is a queer coming-of-age story set in Moscow right after the collapse of the Soviet Union.