Ayşegül Savaş grew up in Turkey and Denmark. Her work has appeared in the Paris Review, Guernica, and elsewhere, and was shortlisted for the Glimmer Train Fiction Prize and the Graywolf Emerging Writers Award. She has an MFA from the University of San Francisco. She teaches at the Sorbonne and lives in Paris. Photo by Maks Ovsjanikov.
The Pain and Pleasure of Creating Worlds in Ayşegül Savaş’s “Walking on the Ceiling”
Lori Brister appreciates Ayşegül Savaş’s “Walking on the Ceiling,” a lyrical debut novel “heavily marked by grief.”...