Karolina Letunova grew up in Western Siberia. She has an MFA from the University of Michigan, where she also taught creative writing. Her work appears in AGNI, The Kenyon Review, The Offing, among others. She is a 2023 California Arts Council Artist Fellow. She was the 2023 Bread Loaf-Rona Jaffe Fiction Scholar, and has been awarded residencies at Storyknife, Ragdale, Good Hart Artist Residency, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, SPACE on Ryder Farm, KHN Center for the Arts, and Monson Arts. She lives in Northern California where she’s at work on a novel.

Since 2022, Karolina assists Ukrainian refugees in the US with free resume editing and translation services. Please reach out via my contact page.