R257. In the Box/Out of the Box: Writing With/Against Your Gender/Race/Ethnicity/Etc.
Thursday, February 9, 2017
3:00 pm to 4:15 pm
Christian Kiefer is author of the novels The Infinite Tides and The Animals, and the novella One Day Soon Time Will Have No Place Left to Hide. He is recipient of a Pushcart Prize and holds a PhD in American literature from University of California, Davis.
Bich Minh Nguyen (who goes by Beth) is the author of the memoir Stealing Buddha’s Dinner, which received the PEN/Jerard Award, the novel Short Girls, which received an American Book Award, and the novel Pioneer Girl. She directs the MFA in Writing Program at the University of San Francisco.
Kelly Luce is the author of Three Scenarios in Which Hana Sasaki Grows a Tail and the forthcoming novel Pull Me Under. A contributing editor at Electric Literature, she is a 2016–17 Radcliffe Institute fellow.
Rob Spillman is editor and cofounder of Tin House. He is the 2015 recipient of the PEN/Nora Magid Award for Editing and is currently a lecturer at Columbia University. His memoir, All Tomorrow’s Parties, is forthcoming in paperback in 2017.