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.
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.
What We Were Promised, Little, Brown/Hachette (spring 2018)
"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)
Graduate Assistant, University of Wisconsin-Madison (2014-2016):
ENGL 207: Intro to Creative Writing
ENGL 100: Intro to College Composition
Prose Editor, Devil's Lake (2015-16)