Li is a Chinese lesbian writer whose fiction and creative nonfiction probe into Chinese homosexuality from socially marginalized perspectives. She holds an MFA from Columbia University. Her work has appeared in The Collapsar and The Madison Review. Li’s work is known for its unapologetic lesbian sensibility.
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Flash Fiction Contest
On May 1st, we announced the winners of our Flash Fiction Contest: Thomas Garcia (1st), Rick Krizman (2nd), and Rios de la Luz (3rd). Read more.
The James Baldwin Literature Prize
It is with great pleasure that we announce the winner of The James Baldwin Literature Prize of $1,000 to Hafsa Musa. Read more.
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