Aida Zilelian is a New York writer and English teacher. The Legacy of Lost Things is her first published novel and was the recipient of the 2014 Tololyan Literary Award. She has been published in several anthologies and over twenty-five literary journals including Per Contra, Red Fez, Wilderness House Literary Review, Theurgy and others. She has read her work at various reading series’ in Queens and Manhattan including Sunday Salon, Phoenix Reading Series, Gartal, Rez Reading Series, Oh, Bernice!, and First Tuesdays. She has been featured in The Huffington Post and on WNYC Radio’s “The Takeaway” show. She is currently working on her third novel.
This event was funded in part by Poets & Writers, Inc. through public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.