Yoojin Grace Wuertz

Yoojin Grace Wuertz

Author | Everything Belongs to Us

Yoojin Grace Wuertz was born in Seoul, South Korea, and immigrated to the United States at age six. She holds a BA in English from Yale University and an MFA in fiction from New York University. Everything Belongs to Us is her debut novel, which was selected as a New York Times Editors’ Choice. She lives in northern New Jersey with her husband and son.

Round Table Talk | The Architects: Designing and Constructing a Novel’s Setting


Setting may be the novelist’s first critical choice. Choice of setting carries with it the things that draw characters to a place and it establishes a novel’s atmosphere. Setting isn’t an illustrator’s presentation of a location, although that can be a part of setting, but it is the mood and ambiance of a place that […]