Yana Makuwa is an editorial assistant at Graywolf Press.
She is taking pitches for literary fiction, memoir, short story collections, and essay collections.
Yana studied English and Spanish at Cornell University, with a focus on African American and African diaspora literature, and literary translation. Before joining Graywolf, she worked as an intern at Macmillan with the We Need Diverse Books internship program. She is originally from Harare, Zimbabwe.