Join us for an enlightening conversation with Yelena Lembersky on her new memoir Like a Drop of Ink in a Downpour: Memories of Soviet Russia.
Yelena Lembersky is an author of two books, Like a Drop of Ink in a Downpour (2022),co-authored with her mother Galina, and Felix Lembersky: Paintings and Drawings (2009). Her writing has appeared in The Forward, World Literature Today, and Cardinal Points Literary Journal, and she was a repeated guest on National Public Radio. She grew up in Leningrad, now Saint Petersburg, Soviet Russia. After immigrating to the USA in 1987, she studied art and architecture at the University of Michigan and MIT and worked as an architect before turning to writing.