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The Diplomat’s Daughter

Chanelle Benz

‘Natalia used to be a wife. His name was Erik. His name was Viggo. His name was Christien. His name was Lucas. His name was Nils.’

Chanelle Benz

Chanelle Benz has an MFA in Creative Writing from Syracuse University and a BFA. in Acting from Boston University. Her writing has appeared in The American Reader, Fence, Staccato, and The Cupboard. Her short story, 'West of the Known', was named as one of the Top 10 Longreads of 2012. She lives in Mississippi.

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