English - Creative Writing
Jenks Chair in Contemporary Letters
MFA Fiction, University of Massachusetts, Amherst (1985)
Fields of Interest:
Genres: Novel, Literary Essay, Short Fiction, Memoir; Transnational literatures in English; World Literatures in translation (especially literatures of Asia and postcolonial spaces); World Politics (esp. China-US relations); Indonesian language and literature.
- Fall 2021 - ENGL 242 Intermediate Fiction
Fall 2021 Jenks Seminar
WRITING LIVES WRITING LIVES
6 sessions, Wednesdays, 4 to 6 pm. Begins Sep 15
Writing Lives Writing Lives (PDF)
For a complete listing of publications please see the CV above.
The Art & Craft of Asian Stories, ed. Hemley/Xu, Bloomsbury Academic, October 2021. (forthcoming)
This Fish is Fowl: Essays of Being, essays, American Lives Series, University of Nebraska Press, March 2019.
Insignificance Hong Kong Stories, fiction, Signal 8 Press, Wyoming/Hong Kong, June, 2018.
Dear Hong Kong: An Elegy for a City, memoir, Penguin Australia, July, 2017.
That Man in Our Lives, novel, C&R Press, North Carolina, USA, September, 2016.