Denise Shekerjian

Denise Shekerjian is the author of two works of nonfiction, including “Uncommon Genius,” a narrative look at the creative process based upon conversations with 40 winners of the MacArthur Prize, also known as “the genius award.” Her essays and short stories have appeared in Crab Orchard Review, The Massachusetts Review, Chariton Review, Puerto del Sol, The Distillery, Inkwell, The Baltimore Review, Confluence and North Dakota Quarterly. At present, she is completing a novel, and though she now writes full time, she was once a practicing trial attorney.