Ellis Avery : Sunday Salon

Ellis Avery

Born in 1972 to parents who met on the 1/9 train, Ellis Avery teaches creative writing at Columbia. She is the author of The Smoke Week, an award-winning personal account of life in downtown Manhattan during and after September 11, 2001, and her work has appeared in The Village Voice, Publishers Weekly, and Lit. She spent most of last year in Japan working on her current project, a novel set in the tea ceremony world of 19th century Kyoto. Please visit her website, ellisavery.com.


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