Nay Saysourinho is the inaugural recipient of the Adina Talve-Goodman Fellowship from One Story Magazine. She is a Kundiman Fiction Fellow, a San Francisco Writers’ Grotto Fellow, a Tin House Workshop alum and a Mendocino Coast Writers’ Conference - Voices of Diversity scholar. Her writing has appeared in The Funambulist, The Margins and Kenyon Review Online.
The daughter of refugee parents who fled Laos at the end of the 70’s, she was born and raised in Montréal. Her work explores nature, memory and post-colonialism. Based in San Francisco, she is currently working on her first novel.