About AuthorMaria Eliades
Maria Eliades is a New York area-based Greek-American writer writer, journalist, editor, and researcher who lives in the New York metro area, but formerly lived in Istanbul, Turkey for six years. A member of the National Book Critics Circle, Maria's published fiction and non-fiction has appeared in publications such as Rosetta World Literatura, PRI's The World, Versopolis, Gastronomica, EurasiaNet, Muftah, Hürriyet Daily News, and Istanbul Altı. Maria has also taught Academic Writing at Boğaziçi University. She's currently working on a historical novel about the Greeks of Istanbul in the 1950s. Maria earned her MSt in Modern Greek with a focus in Turkish at the University of Oxford in 2012, and her BA in English Literature with minors in Writing and Classical Studies at Drew University in 2008.