angie sijun lou
PhD candidate in Literature and Creative Writing
University of California, Santa Cruz
2017 — ongoing
Dissertation on contemporary Asian American experimental poetry, the counterfeit electronics
industry in China, and (in)authentic relationships between diaspora and homeland.
Dissertation advised by Ronaldo V. Wilson, Chris Chen, and Karen Tei Yamashita.
Teaching experience in ancient Chinese history, contemporary American poetry,
critical race and ethnic studies, and creative writing: fiction.
Recipient of the Regents Fellowship.
Poetry Teaching Fellow
Ruth Asawa San Francisco School of the Arts
Calculus Instructor at San Quentin State Prison
Prison University Project
USC / LARB Publishing Workshop Fellow
Los Angeles Review of Books
Summer Fiction Mentor
The Adroit Journal
Hyphen + Asian Prisoner Support Committee
Reader for the Louise Meriwether First Book Prize
Asian American Writers Workshop
Editorial Work Scholar
BS in Mathematics and Computer Science
2012 — 2016
Minor in English Literature and Creative Writing.
Editor-in-chief and Layout Editor of the Tufts Canon Literary Journal.
Section Editor and Design Editor of the Tufts Enigma Journal of Computer Science.