Discipline: Literature – fiction

Anya Ulinich

Discipline: Literature – fiction
Region: Athens, NY
MacDowell Fellowships: 2023

Anya Ulinich is a writer and a visual artist. Her most recent book, a graphic novel titled Lena Finkle's Magic Barrel, was named a New York Times Notable Book and one of the Best Books of the Year by the Los Angeles Times. Her writing had appeared in The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Forward, and other publications.

At MacDowell, Ulinich worked on her second graphic novel (her third book), tentatively titled The Assimilationist.



Anya Ulinich worked in the Wood studio.

Wood Studio, given to the residency program by Mrs. Frederick Trevor Hill, was completed in 1913 in memory of Mrs. Hill’s mother, Helen Ogden Wood. Like Schelling Studio, the building is sided with large, overlapping pieces of hemlock bark. When the studio was renovated in 1995, MacDowell staff researched the origins of this unusual building material and…

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