Mariko Nagai

Mariko
Nagai
Art Discipline: 
Writer

Location:

Tokyo
Japan
Dates of Residence: 
Jul 30, 2012 to Aug 24, 2012

Recipient of fellowships from the Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center, UNESCO, Akademie Schloss Solitude, among others, Mariko Nagai's writing have appeared in numerous journals and has received Pushcart Prizes both in poetry and fiction. Her books are: Histories of Bodies: Poems(Red Hen Press, 2007) winner of the 2005 Benjamin Saltman Award, and Georgic: Stories (BkMk Press, 2010) winner of the 2009 G.S. Sharat Chandra Prize. She is an Associate Professor at Temple University Japan.