- Instructor , MFA Program, Fiction
- College of Arts and Sciences
Katherine Min is the author of the novel "Secondhand World" (Knopf), which was a finalist for the PEN/Bingham Award, given to "an exceptionally talented fiction writer whose debut work represents distinguished literary achievement and suggests great promise." Her short stories have appeared in numerous publications, including TriQuarterly, Ploughshares, The Threepenny Review, and Prairie Schooner, and have been widely anthologized. Min has received a Pushcart Prize, two New Hampshire Arts Council fellowships, and a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts. In addition, she has been a fellow at VCCA, the Millay Colony, Ledig House, and seven times at The MacDowell Colony. She teaches at the University of North Carolina at Asheville and the Iowa Summer Writing Festival. For more information: www.katherinemin.com.