Ayurzana Gun-Aajav

Ayurzana GUN-AAJAV (poet, fiction/nonfiction writer; Ulaanbaatar) is a graduate of the Maxim Gorky Literary Institute in Moscow. He has published six books of poetry, two collections of short stories, several non-fiction books, and three novels. In 2002, he was awarded the National Literary Award Altan Od [Golden Feather] for Durlalgui yrtontsiin blues [The Blues of a World Without Love] and again in 2003 for the novel Ilbe zereglee [The Magic Mirage].