Gena Gruz


Gena Gruz, a poet and an artist, has a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from NYU. Born in the Soviet Union, she moved to the US in her early teens and now lives in New York City. Her artwork was part of a traveling exhibition “The Modernism and Post-Modernism: Russian Art of the Ending Millennium.” She is the author of two poetry books, Radiant Solitude, 2018 and Earthly Entities, 2019, both from Liberty Publishing House, and her poetry is a part of the international Russian anthology Artelen (2021). Her poems have appeared as part of Interpoezia, National Translation Month, and elsewhere.