Angie Sijun Lou is a writer living in Oakland. Her fiction has appeared or is forthcoming in ZYZZYVA, BOMB, The Kenyon Review, Best Small Fictions, Joyland, The Margins, and elsewhere. Her poems have appeared in The Slowdown, Gulf Coast, Poetry Northwest, and elsewhere. Her essays and reviews have appeared in The American Poetry Review, The Georgia Review, The Rumpus, and Amerasia Journal. With Karen Tei Yamashita, she is the co-editor of the essay collection Dark Soil: Fictions and Mythographies, forthcoming with Coffee House Press in Spring 2024.
She is a Fiction Editor at FENCE and a Ph.D. Candidate in Literature at the University of California, Santa Cruz. She has received fellowships and support from Kundiman, Bread Loaf, Tin House, The Granum Foundation, Oxbelly, Millay Arts, Ragdale, Kimmel Harding Nelson Center, Blue Mountain Center, Helene Wurlitzer Foundation, California Arts Council, and elsewhere.
She is working on a novel and a linked story collection.