Alyssa Songsiridej

Alyssa Songsiridej is an editor at Electric Literature. Her short fiction can be found at StoryQuarterly, Indiana Review, The Offing, and Columbia: A Journal of Light and Art.

Alyssa Songsiridej is an editor at Electric Literature. Her short fiction can be found at StoryQuarterly, Indiana Review, The Offing, and Columbia: A Journal of Light and Art. She has been honored and supported by Yaddo, Ucross Foundation, the Ragdale Foundation, the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, the Vermont Studio Center, and the Massachusetts Cultural Council. She lives in Philadelphia.

Clare Sestanovich

Clare Sestanovich is the author of Objects of Desire, which was a finalist for the PEN Robert W. Bingham Prize. Her fiction has appeared in The New Yorker, The Paris Review, Harper’s, The Drift, and Electric Literature.

Clare Sestanovich is the author of Objects of Desire, which was a finalist for the PEN Robert W. Bingham Prize. Her fiction has appeared in The New Yorker, The Paris Review, Harper’s, The Drift, and Electric Literature. She lives in Brooklyn.

Crystal Hana Kim

Crystal Hana Kim is the author of If You Leave Me, a Booklist Editor’s Choice title and named a best book of 2018 by over a dozen publications.

Crystal Hana Kim is the author of If You Leave Me, a Booklist Editor’s Choice title and named a best book of 2018 by over a dozen publications. She was a 2021 Jerome Hill Artist Finalist, a 2017 PEN America/Robert J. Dau Short Story Prize winner, and has received scholarships from Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, Sewanee Writers’ Conference, Jentel, and Hedgebrook. Her work has been published in Elle Magazine, The Paris Review, Guernica, and elsewhere. She is a contributing editor at Apogee Journal. Crystal lives in Brooklyn, NY and teaches at Columbia University and Randolph College’s MFA program.

Joseph Han

Joseph Han was born in Korea and raised in Hawaiʻi. He is an editor for the West region of Joyland magazine, and a recipient of a Kundiman Fellowship in Fiction. His writing has appeared in Nat.Brut, Catapult, Pleiades Magazine, Platypus Press Shorts, and McSweeney’s.

Joseph Han was born in Korea and raised in Hawaiʻi. He is an editor for the West region of Joyland magazine, and a recipient of a Kundiman Fellowship in Fiction. His writing has appeared in Nat.Brut, Catapult, Pleiades Magazine, Platypus Press Shorts, and McSweeney’s. He received a PhD in English and Creative Writing at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa. He is currently living in Honolulu.

Alexandra Chang

Alexandra Chang is the author of Days of Distraction. Her writing has appeared in Zoetrope: All-Story, The New York Times, Harper’s Bazaar, Guernica, and Harvard Review, among other publications.

Alexandra Chang is the author of Days of Distraction. Her writing has appeared in Zoetrope: All-Story, The New York Times, Harper’s Bazaar, Guernica, and Harvard Review, among other publications. She has a short story collection, Tomb Sweeping, forthcoming in 2023.

Dantiel W. Moniz

Dantiel W. Moniz is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize, an Elizabeth George Foundation grant, the Alice Hoffman Prize for Fiction, and has been named a “Writer to Watch” by Publishers Weekly and Apple Books. (Photo credit: Jason D. Moniz)

Dantiel W. Moniz is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize, an Elizabeth George Foundation grant, the Alice Hoffman Prize for Fiction, and has been named a “Writer to Watch” by Publishers Weekly and Apple Books. Her debut collection, Milk Blood Heat, is an Indie Next Pick, an inaugural Roxane Gay Audacious Book Club pick, and has been hailed as “must-read” by TIME, Entertainment Weekly, Buzzfeed, Elle, and O, The Oprah Magazine, among others. Her work has appeared in The Paris Review, Harper’s BazaarTin HouseOne StoryAmerican Short FictionPloughshares, The Yale Review, and elsewhere. Moniz is an Assistant Professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.

(Photo credit: Jason D. Moniz)

Claire Luchette

Claire Luchette has published work in Virginia Quarterly Review, Kenyon Review, Ploughshares, and Granta. A 2020 National Endowment for the Arts Fellow, Luchette graduated from the University of Oregon MFA program. (Photo credit: Dotun Akintoye)

Claire Luchette has published work in Virginia Quarterly Review, Kenyon Review, Ploughshares, and Granta. A 2020 National Endowment for the Arts Fellow, Luchette graduated from the University of Oregon MFA program and has received grants and scholarships from MacDowell, Yaddo, Millay Arts, Lighthouse Works, the Elizabeth George Foundation, and the James Merrill House.

(Photo credit: Dotun Akintoye)

Lee Lai

Lee Lai was born in 1993 in Naarm (Melbourne), Australia. Currently, Lai makes comics and illustrations in Tio’tia:ke (Montreal), Quebec. Her short story comics have been featured in The New Yorker, The Lifted Brow, Room Magazine, and Everyday Feminism. (Photo credit: Leah Jing)

Lee Lai was born in 1993 in Naarm (Melbourne), Australia. Currently, Lai makes comics and illustrations in Tio’tia:ke (Montreal), Quebec. Her short story comics have been featured in The New Yorker, The Lifted Brow, Room Magazine, and Everyday Feminism.

(Photo credit: Leah Jing)

Nathan Harris

Nathan Harris holds an MFA from the Michener Center at the University of Texas. He is a recipient of the University of Oregon’s Kidd Prize and was a finalist for the Tennessee Williams Fiction Prize. He lives in Austin, Texas. (Photo credit: Laurel Sager)

Nathan Harris holds an MFA from the Michener Center at the University of Texas. He is a recipient of the University of Oregon’s Kidd Prize and was a finalist for the Tennessee Williams Fiction Prize. He lives in Austin, Texas.

(Photo credit: Laurel Sager)