Genevieve is a writer and translator from California. For her creative dissertation at UGA she is planning a hybrid memoir-biography of her own ten-year history of chronic fatigue and the foreshortened dance career of twentieth-century prima ballerina Tanaquil Le Clercq, who was paralyzed by polio at the age of twenty-seven.
BA, English, Stanford University, 2005
MA, Russian literature, Columbia University, 2012
MFA, comparative literature–translation, University of Iowa, 2015
Poetics and aesthetics, medical and environmental humanities, fantasy and historical fiction, queer studies.