BETH (BICH MINH) NGUYEN is the author of Stealing Buddha's Dinner, the novels Short Girls and Pioneer Girl, and the forthcoming memoir Owner of a Lonely Heart. She has received the American Book Award and the PEN/Jerard Fund Award, and her work has appeared in The New Yorker, The Paris Review, the New York Times, and numerous anthologies. Nguyen is a professor in the creative writing program at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
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