Bios

Mary Kay Zuravleff, cofounder of NoveltyDC, has published three novels with Farrar, Straus & Giroux. Her most recent, Man Alive!, was named a Washington Post Notable Book of the Year. She is also the author of The Bowl Is Already Brokenwhich the New York Times praised as “a tart, affectionate satire of the museum world’s bickering and scheming.” Her first novel won the American Academy’s Rosenthal Award and the James Jones First Novel Award, and she has received nine Artist Fellowships from the DC Commission on the Arts. Learn more at www.mkzuravleff.com

 

Alexandra Zapruder is the author of Twenty-Six Seconds: A Personal History of the Zapruder Film, and Salvaged Pages: Young Writers’ Diaries of the Holocaust, winner of the 2002 Jewish Book Award in the Holocaust category. She wrote and co-produced I’m Still Here, a documentary film for young audiences based on her book, which aired on MTV in May 2005 and was nominated for two Emmy awards. Learn more at https://alexandrazapruder.com

 

 


JMoore-biopicJenny Moore, cofounder of NoveltyDC, has provided thoughtful, constructive guidance to writers for two decades. In years of master-level workshops and one-on-one sessions, Jenny has helped published authors of fiction and nonfiction improve their work. She has taught writing at Grub Street and the Writers Center and has been a resident at the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation. Jenny is finishing her second novel and is a contributor to Spent: Exposing Our Complicated Relationship with Shopping from Seal Press.

Learn more at www.jenny-moore.com