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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Karolis Gintaras Zukauskas  

Pen Name: Gint Aras

Genre: C:ADULT Fiction Non-Fiction




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Aras lives in Oak Park.

Biographical and Professional Information

Gint Aras is an MFA graduate from Columbia University. His writing has appeared in Quarterly West, St. Petersburg Review, Curbside Splendor, (Re)Imagine, STIR-Journal and other publications. His novel, The Fugue, was a finalist for the 2016 Chicago Writers Association's Book of the Year Award.

He's a community college instructor, photographer, and has worked as an editor, columnist, interpreter and translator.

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