GEORGIA KOLIAS is a native San Franciscan and grew up in a traditional working-class Greek immigrant family. The juxtaposition of queer and immigrant culture often informs her writing. She holds a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing and a Master in English. Her personal essays have appeared in The Huffington Post, The Advocate, Everyday Feminism, Role Reboot, The Manifest-Station, and various anthologies.
Georgia works in publishing as an Acquisitions Editor, but has previously worked in nearly every other aspect of the book world, including literary management, publicity, book selling, the public library system, and teaching creative writing.
She lives in Oakland, California with her three inspiring and thoughtful children.
Her debut novel, The Feasting Virgin, will be published by Bywater Books in Spring 2020.
To learn more about Georgia, visit her website.