Wendy Chin-Tanner

Oregon, United States

Member Since: 05/02/2013

Wendy Chin-Tanner is the author of the Oregon Book Award nominated poetry collection Turn (Sibling Rivalry Press, 2014) and co-author of American Terrorist (A Wave Blue World). Her poetry has been nominated for the Best of the Net Prize and the Pushcart Prize, and has been featured or is forthcoming at a variety of venues including The Rumpus, Vinyl Poetry, Denver Quarterly, The Normal School, The Huffington Post, RHINO Poetry, and The Mays Anthology of Oxford and Cambridge. She is a founding editor at Kin Poetry Journal, poetry editor at The Nervous Breakdown, staff interviewer at Lantern Review, co-founder of the graphic novel publishing company A Wave Blue World, and co-founder of the reading and conversation series Narratives of Alterity.

Website: http://wendychin-tanner.wix.com/author


  • Turn , Sibling Rivalry Press (March 14, 2014)


  • Founding Editor at Kin Poetry Journal (July 2012 - )
  • Poetry Editor at Stealing Time Magazine (September 2012 - )
  • Poetry Editor at The Nervous Breakdown (December 2010 - )
  • Staff Interviewer at Lantern Review (September 2011 - )


  • Bachelor of Arts in English Literature from Cambridge University, UK (June 1999)
  • Master of Arts in English Literature from Cambridge University, UK (June 2000)
  • Master of Arts in Social and Poltical Science from Cambridge University, UK (June 2002)
  • Doctoral Degree in Social and Political Science from Cambridge University, UK

Genres of Interest

Creative nonfiction, Poetry