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Valya Dudycz Lupescu
Attended School of the Art Institute of Chicago
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Nature in as a whole tends to be a profoundly beautiful thing, but there are few things more magical than finding yourself under a canopy of trees in a tree tunnel on some warm summer evening. Whether they're formed naturally, accidentally, or with a little help from some patient and talented ...
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Using the scraps of war, six Syrian artists constructed the largest mural on record made from recycled material.
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The conflict over Crimea—annexed last month by Moscow despite protests from Kiev and the West—has created new fault lines in a global Russian-speaking diaspora that is more connected than ever.
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Universal is preparing to start work on a Battlestar Galactica movie. Variety says the studio is planning to completely reimagine the sci-fi story — in which space-bound humans fend off the...
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Pacific Standard, a beer bar in Park Slope, created the 'Neil deGrasserac Tyson' in honor of the country's Sexiest Astrophysicist.
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The final development of Ted's character was learning to not be the man who lived in his stories: The story of how he met Tracey finally ended, and the rest of his life began.
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Writer
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Stories, poems, essays, and other things with words.
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I'm a writer, fueled by coffee.
Introduction
Valya Dudycz Lupescu is the author of THE SILENCE OF TREES and STICKS & BONES, as well as the founding editor of CONCLAVE: A Journal of Character. Born and raised in Chicago, Valya received her degree in English at DePaul University and her MFA in Writing as part of the inaugural class at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Since receiving her MFA, Valya has worked as a college professor, obituary writer, content manager, internal communications specialist, co-producer of an independent feature film, and Goth cocktail waitress.
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Author of THE SILENCE OF TREES and the graphic novel, STICKS & BONES.
Education
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago
    MFA in Writing
  • DePaul University
    BA in English