|Name Elena Alexieva||Role Writer|
|Education First English Language School|
Elena Alexieva (Bulgarian: Елена Алексиева) is a Bulgarian writer. She was born in Sofia, Bulgaria, in 1975. She studied at the First English Language School in Sofia. She majored in International Economic Relations at the University of National and World Economics in Sofia, and continued her studies in the Doctoral Program in Semiotics at New Bulgarian University, Sofia. She has taught translation from English into Bulgarian and from Bulgarian into English at New Bulgarian University since 2007.
She is the author of two poetry books, Ladder on the Heart (1994) and Face of Killer Angel (1996), The Blue Stairway, a novel (2000), two collections of short stories, Readers’ Group 31 (2005) and Who (2006), as well as the novels Knight, Devil, and Death (2007) and She Is Here (2009). Her latest book Pets Syndicated was published in 2010. Her book Who was published in Spanish in 2010.