Meron Hadero

Meron Hadero is an Ethiopian-American writer and a graduate of the Helen Zell Writers’ Program at the University of Michigan. Her fiction has appeared or will appear in The Best American Short Stories, The Missouri Review, Boulevard, and The Normal School Online. Meron has received fellowships from The MacDowell Colony, Yaddo, Ragdale, and the World Affairs Council in Seattle, has worked in global development at the Gates Foundation, and holds a JD from Yale and an AB from Princeton in history. She's a member of the San Francisco Writers’ Grotto currently writing a novel and stories.


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