Vi Khi Nao, MFA Faculty in Poetry
Vi Khi Nao
MFA Faculty in Fiction


Vi Khi Nao
MFA Faculty in Fiction

Biography

VI KHI NAO is the author of six poetry collections:  Fish Carcass (Black Sun Lit, 2022, A Bell Curve Is A Pregnant Straight Line (11:11 Press, 2021), Human Tetris (11:11 Press, 2019) Sheep Machine (Black Sun Lit, 2018), Umbilical Hospital (Press 1913, 2017), The Old Philosopher (winner of the Nightboat Prize for 2014), & of the short stories collection, A Brief Alphabet of Torture (winner of the 2016 FC2's Ronald Sukenick Innovative Fiction Prize), the novel, Fish in Exile (Coffee House Press, 2016). She is an interdisciplinary artist who works in multiple and interchangeable mediums. Her work includes poetry, play, fiction, nonfiction, performance, film and cross-genre collaboration. She was the Fall 2019 fellow at the Black MountainInstitute. https://www.vikhinao.com