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REBECCA DINERSTEIN is the author of the novel The Sunlit Night and the forthcoming novel Hex, as well as a bilingual English-Norwegian collection of poems, Lofoten. Her nonfiction has appeared in The New York Times, The Guardian, and The New Yorker online, among others. She received her B.A. from Yale and her M.F.A. in Fiction from New York University, where she was a Rona Jaffe Graduate Fellow. The Sunlit Night received a Wallant Award for Jewish Literature, and premieres as a major motion picture at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival. Dinerstein is currently at work on a screen adaptation of Hex.