about menachem

I’m Menachem Kaiser. My essays, criticism, journalism, and fiction have appeared in BOMB,¬†Wall Street Journal, The Common, The Atlantic, Slate, Salon, Los Angeles Review of Books, Tablet, Vogue, New York, and elsewhere. I have an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Michigan, and a BA from Columbia University, in New York. I was a Fulbright Fellow to Lithuania, where I studied post-Holocaust memory and narrative, and taught Creative Writing and Modern Jewish Culture in Vilnius University.

Proud alum of the Toronto School of Circus Arts.

In May 2013 I launched reVILNA, a  digital mapping project of the Vilna Ghetto.

I am currently represented by Janet Silver, of Aevitas.

Written by menachemkaiser

15 August at 23:26