Angel Wagenstein Angel Wagenstein is a prizewinning Bulgarian novelist. His novel,Isaac's Torah, has been published in Bulgaria, Germany, Russia, France, the Czech Republic, and is forthcoming from Handsel Books.Farewell, Shanghai, his third novel, won the Jean Monnet award in 2004. Elizabeth Frank Elizabeth Frank is a Professor of Modern Languages and Literature at Bard College. Deliana Simeonova Deliana Simeonova was born in Bulgaria and studied English philology and American literature at the University of Sofia. She has worked for civil-society NGOs in Tajikistan, Serbia, Liberia, and now does that work in her native Bulgaria.