Nancy Nguyen

Nancy Nguyen grew up in Orange County, California, and is currently earning her PhD in English and creative writing at the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming in The Rumpus, swamp pink, Jellyfish Review, and Pigeonholes. A 2019 Aspen Words Emerging Writer Fellow and a 2021 Susanna McCorkle Scholar at the Sewanee Writers’ Conference, Nguyen is working on a novel and collection about women, magic, bodies, and war.

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Nancy Nguyen


on Sea Change by Gina Chung

Gina Chung’s debut novel, Sea Change, intimately follows first-person narrator Ro, who is stricken by grief. Ro works an entry-level job at an aquarium, despite freshly entering her thirties. She […]

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