WRITING/TEACHING CV

EDUCATION

            M.F.A., Creative Writing, summa cum laude, 2016.

                        University of Wisconsin-Madison—Madison, WI.

            B.A., English Literature & East Asian Studies, magna cum laude, 2010.

                        New York University—New York, NY.


HONORS

          Recipient, Kundiman Fellowship, 2017.

          Winner, August Derleth Prize (awarded by Univ. of Wisconsin), 2016.

          Winner, Ploughshares Emerging Writer's Contest, 2015.

          Recipient, NY State Summer Writers Institute Collegiate Scholarship, 2015.

          Finalist, Glimmer Train Very Short Fiction Award, July 2011.

PUBLICATIONS

Book:

          What We Were Promised, Little, Brown/Hachette (spring 2018)


Stories:   

           "Safety of Numbers." Ploughshares (Winter 2015-16)

           “Cachito.” Sixfold Journal (Fiction Fall 2013)

           “The Money Shot.” Asia Literary Review #19 (Spring 2011)

           “New House Rules.” Paterson Literary Review #39 (2011)

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

           Graduate Assistant, University of Wisconsin-Madison (2014-2016):

           ENGL 207: Intro to Creative Writing

           ENGL 100: Intro to College Composition

EDITORIAL EXPERIENCE

          Prose Editor, Devil's Lake (2015-16)