Guzel Yakhina

Guzel Yakhnia is a Russian author and filmmaker of Tatar origin. She graduated from the Kazan State Pedagogical University and completed her Ph.D at the Moscow Filmmaking School. Her first novel, Zuleikha, won the Big Book Award, the Prose of the Year Prize, the Ticket to the Stars Award, and was shortlisted for the Russian Booker Prize.


The Shah Bird (May/June 2019)

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