Mai Nardone

A Thai and American writer




What Things in AAWW's The Margins

Like Us for a Whiter You in Apogee

The Tum-boon Brigade in McSweeney's Quarterly

Welcome Me to the Kingdom in Ploughshares

Ourselves, A little Better in Territory and Electric Literature

Only You Farang Are So Easy to Come and Leave in Catapult

Captain Q is Dead in Guernica

Goodbye, Big E Bar in Vol.1 Brooklyn

Railway in Indiana Review

My Father Took Me To Watch in Tin House online and The Guardian

Stomping Ground in American Short Fiction

Beneath the Mountain in the Iowa Review

What You Bargained For in Kenyon Review Online

There's a Hole in the Ocean Floor in Slice



Electric Literature

The Rupture

The Common

Writing Like An Asian


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Fellowships & Scholarships


2019 Kundiman Fellow

2017 Art Omi Resident

2015 MacDowell Fellow

2015 Bread Loaf Work-Study Scholar

2015 Tin House Scholar


Agent: Claudia Ballard at WME

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