Etan Nechin is an Israeli born writer. He holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Columbia University. His writing has been published at ZYZZYVA, Apogee, Columbia Journal, Huffington Post, MonkeyBicycle, Entropy, and more. His co-written text for a performance, UTTER: The Violent Necessary for the Embodied Presence of Hope, was shown at the 2015 Venice Biennale. (Put in what you think is appropriate) He is the recipient of the Felipe De Alba Award and the Center for Fiction Emerging Writers Fellowship.