Seta Kabranian-Melkonian is an Armenian-American writer born in Lebanon. She received her MFA in Creative Nonfiction from the University of Alaska, Anchorage. Her book, The Consecrated Ones (in Armenian) was published in 2017. With Dr. Markar Melkonian she co-authored My Brother’s Road, published by I.B. Tauris in 2005. Her works about war and identity appear in Iknagir Literary Magazine and Hetq.am. She is currently working on her memoirs. She lives in Alaska.