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TEACHING

New York University, 2014-Present
Language Lecturer, Expository Writing Program
Courses Taught: Writing the Essay & International Writing Workshop 1
2016 Deans Undergraduate Research Fund, Faculty Advisor (Poetry) 
2014-16 Writing Center Consultant

Create Now, Present
Teaching Artist @ Boreum Hill School for International Studies
Course Taught: Creative Writing
 
Eugene Lang College, The New School, Fall 2016
Instructor, First Year Writing Experience
Course Taught: The Life of the Body

Community Word Project, 2012-13
Teaching Artist Training and Internship Program Participant

Shuangliu Middle School, Chengdu, China, 2009
Middle School English Teacher


LECTURES & TALKS

2017, Panelist, Patient CER, Bipartisan Policy Center, Washington DC (aired on CSPAN-2)  
2017, Presenter, Periodically Speaking, New York Public Library
2017, Presenter, Shanghai International Literary Festival, Shanghai
2017, Presenter, AHA Corporate Champion Summit, New York City
2016, Presenter, American Heart Association Policy Meeting, Washington DC
2015, Visiting Critic, ITP, New York University
2014, Presenter, "Bookmaking in the Hackerspace", Xin Che Jian, Shanghai
2014, Presenter, "Bookmaking & New Technology", NYU Shanghai
2012, Visiting Bookbinding Instructor, MFA Program, New York University
2011, Panelist, CUNY Chapbook Festival
2009, Literary Festival Visiting Artist, The Bookworm, Chengdu & Beijing 


PUBLICATIONS
Books
Hua Shi Hua (华画诗) Drawings & Poems from China, Ahsahta Press, January 2017

Poems
The Margins, three poems, June 2016
Portable Boog Reader 9, three poems, December 2015
7x7, The Migrant, a collaboration with Dw/Co, November 2015
The Literary Review, "To Cui Hao," Drunken Boat republication, September 2015
Drunken Boat, five translations of five Chinese poets, April 2015
Elsewhere Magazine, “Afterward, Hou Xu Hou,” from HuaShiHua, Fall 2014
Likewise Folio, five poems from HuaShiHua, Fall 2014
The Sink Review, “Agriculture” and “Autumn Nature Rhapsody” from HuaShiHua, May 2014
The Volta, “Anfu Lu,” from HuaShiHua, March 2014
Emotive Fruition, A Reading Series by Professional Actors, “Yak” July 2013
Paper Bag, Issue 2, three poems, 2011
Dear Sir, Issue 5, “A Lush Below the Moon” by Li Bai (translated from the Chinese) 2011
No, Dear, Issue 6, “Winning and Pit” 2010
The Agriculture Reader, Issue 3, “Five Million Times Different” 2009
Unpleasant Event Schedule, “Look Closer and You’ll See Every Setae on this Torn Butterfly Wing” 2005

Essays & Book Reviews
Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, "Preventative Measures", July 2016
Coldfront, "Book Review: Sentences and Rain", July 2016
The Margins, "We're In the Room, Calvin Trillin", April 2016

Interviews
The Brooklyn Rail, "Chapbook Alchemy" September 2016
The Orange County Register, March 2015
Prattfolio, Fall 2015
 
FELLOWSHIPS & RESIDENCIES

Yaddo, Writing Residency, Summer 2017
Margins Fellow, Asian American Writer's Workshop, 2016
Millay Colony, Writing Residency, 2016
Heart Valve Ambassador, The American Heart Association, 2015-17
Image/Text Workshop and Symposium Junior Fellow, Ithaca College, 2015
Global Academic Fellow in Writing, NYU Shanghai, 2013-14
Goldwater Writing Workshop Fellow, NYU, 2009-11  


COLLECTIONS

BOBST Library, NYU Shanghai
Ithaca College, Ithaca NY
Private Collection, Fullerton, CA
Kimberly-Klark Gallery, Ridgewood, Queens
Altered Aesthetics, Minneapolis, MN


RECOGNITIONS

Creative Capital Literature Grant, Finalist, 2016
"Hua Shi Hua", Ahsahta Press Sawtooth Poetry Prize finalist, Spring 2014 and 2015
“Afterward, Hou Xu Hou” Elsewhere Magazine Prose Prize, finalist, Fall 2014
"Scaffolding Software", Nightboat Books Poetry Prize, semi-finalist, Fall 2013

 

EDUCATION

New York University, 2009-11
MFA, Poetry

The Pratt Institute, 2003-07
BFA, Creative Writing