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Saskia E. Akyil

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Born and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, Saskia E. Akyil, like many writers over the age of 25, began her art by keeping a journal and writing letters to her friends, pen-pals, cousins, and grandparents. After receiving a B.A. in International Studies from Emory University and an M.A. in Teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) from the University of Minnesota, her writing took on a more formal tone as she wrote articles for academic publications. She gained incredibly diverse experiences while simultaneously working three jobs in Olympia, Washington; as a community college ESL professor for immigrants, as a state program administrator for displaced homemakers, and as a Spanish-language medical interpreter. She has also taught numerous cooki ...more

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66183 Q&A with Saskia Akyil — 4 members — last activity Mar 22, 2012 05:48AM
...March 15, 2012 to April 14, 2012... Saskia will answer your questions about Secrets of a Summer Village, the writing process, and self-publishing.
39799 Clean Teen Reads — 140 members — last activity May 15, 2015 12:52AM
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