Gala Mukomolova

Gala Mukomolova


Gala Mukomolova is a Moscow-born, Brooklyn-raised poet and essayist. She is the author of Without Protection (Coffee House Press 2019) and the chapbook One Above One Below: Positions & Lamentations (YesYes Books 2018). She received her M.F.A. from the Helen Zell Writers’ Program at the University of Michigan. In 2016, she was awarded the 92nd Street Y Discovery Prize. Her poems and essays have appeared in Poetry, the Academy of American Poets, and elsewhere. She writes astrology articles for NYLON and is cohost of the podcast Big Dyke Energy.

Buy Gala Mukmolova’s latest book, Without Protection, on Amazon.

Events with Gala Mukomolova

[CANCELED] Call Me a Sinner: Four Russian Poets on Queer & Feminist Liberation

04 May 2020
8:00 pm-9:30 pm
St. Mark's Church-In-The-Bowery, Parish Hall
131 East 10th Street
New York, NY 10003

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