Julie Sarkissian

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Julie Sarkissian is a graduate of Princeton University, where she won the Francis Leon Paige Award for creative writing, and holds an MFA in Creative Writing from The New School. She lives in New York City.

Photograph by Mad Art Studio

Books by this Author

Dear Lucy

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My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. I LOVE LUCY.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Humbert Humbert from Lolita

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. Reading on the beach in Montauk

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. an endorphin molecule

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Teaching fiction writing at Sackett Street Writing Program

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