Adria Bernardi is a writer and translator whose publications include an oral history, a
collection of essays, a collection of short stories, two novels, and eight translations
from the Italian. Her work has been awarded the Bakeless Prize for Fiction, the Drue
Heinz Literature Prize, and the Raiziss/DePalchi Translation Award.
Her forthcoming novel, Benefit Street, was awarded the 2021 FC Catherine
Doctorow Innovative Fiction Prize and will be published in August 2022 by The
University of Alabama Press.