Photo Credit: Ingo Muschenetz

Jane Muschenetz

b. 1978

Current City, State, Country

United States

Birth City, State, Country



Ukrainian-born, Russian-speaking Jew, Jane (Yevgenia!) Muschenetz was granted asylum in the US as a refugee from the USSR at 10 years old. Today, she is a full grown MIT nerd, emerging writer, and mom to two very American kids. In 2022, Jane won the Good Life Review Poetry Prize and was shortlisted for the Jacar Press Chapbook Prize. Her first poetry chapbook, All the Bad Girls Wear Russian Accents, is forthcoming from Kelsay Books in 2023.

Published Works

All the Bad Girls Wear Russian Accents (Kelsay Books, forthcoming 2023)

Author Site

Links to Sample Works

Video Reading

Current Title

Program Director | Writer | Artist


Massachusetts Institute of Technology – MBA, Sloan School of Management
University of California, San Diego – BA, Political Science

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