Alisa Ganieva

Alisa Ganieva is an award-winning Russian author of fiction and essays. Her novels – The Mountain And The Wall (Праздничная гора, AST, 2012), Bride and Groom (Жених и невеста, AST, 2015) and Offended Sensibilities (Оскорбленные чувства, AST, 2018) have been translated into a number of world languages and published internationally. After the Russian invasion of Ukraine and consequent adoption of repressive laws in Russia, she left the country in order to be able to speak out against the war. She currently lives in Almaty, Kazakhstan.