Vi Khi Nao
Scholar-in-Residence in Creative Writing

Office: Hellems 110

Vi Khi Nao’s work includes poetry, fiction, film, play, and cross-genre collaboration. She is the author of the novels: Fish in Exile and Swimming With Dead Stars  (out in Spring 2022) and the story collections: The Vegas Dilemma & A Brief Alphabet of Torture (winner of the 2016 FC2’s Ronald Sukenick Innovative Fiction Prize) and of five poetry collections:  Bell Curve Is A Pregnant Straight Line, Human Tetris, Sheep Machine, Umbilical Hospital, and The Old Philosopher (winner of the 2014 Nightboat Prize).  She was the fall 2019 fellow at the Black Mountain Institute.