Kaya Genç is a novelist and essayist from Istanbul. His work has appeared in the Paris Review Daily, the Believer, the Guardian, the Financial Times, the London Review of Books blog, Salon, Guernica Magazine, Sight & Sound, the Millions, the White Review, the New Inquiry, the English PEN Atlas, the Rumpus, Index on Censorship, the Guardian Weekly, HTMLGIANT, Songlines, and Pank, among others. L'Avventura (Macera), his first novel, was published in 2008. Kaya has a PhD in English literature. He is the Istanbul correspondent of the Believer Logger and the Los Angeles Review of Books. He is a contributing editor at Index on Censorship. Kaya is working on his first English novel and curating a book on Istanbul for the American University in Cairo Press. He is represented by Laurence Laluyaux at Rogers, Coleridge & White.

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