"Chaiken's beautiful writing strategically
proffers up pieces of bone and tooth in
a scintillating anthropological dig..."
— Steven Leigh Morris, on Looking for Louie
for the page
"This is a writer who uses her whole body.
This artistic maturity is beautiful and rare.”
— Poet Jenny Factor
Remember Rwanda: A rainbow of broken glass, like teeth
is "powerful and necessary. Chaiken is plumbing
both personal and cultural trauma, and using
story to heal both. It’s stunning.
It took my breath away.”
— Novelist and Memoirist Gayle Brandeis