Sun Alley
(2013) Romania


Cecilia Ştefănescu was born in 1975. She made her debut with the novel Love Sick, in three editions (2002, 2006, 2010), and published her second novel, Sun Alley in 2008. The former has been translated in many languages and also made into a film shown at the Berlin Film Festival amongst others. She has given public readings in France, Germany, Spain, Switzerland, Italy and Poland. In 2007, she was the recipient of a writer’s residency offered by the City Hall of Paris. From 2006 to 2008 she contributed to the Romanian editions of Elle magazine and Le Monde Diplomatique.