Bio

Kim Fu is a Canadian-born writer living in Seattle, WA. She is the Associate Editor of Maisonneuve magazine.

Her debut novel FOR TODAY I AM A BOY (2014) was the winner of the Edmund White Award, finalist for the PEN/Hemingway Award, a New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice, and long-listed for CBC’s Canada Reads, among other honors. Her second novel THE LOST GIRLS OF CAMP FOREVERMORE is slated for early 2018.

Her first poetry collection HOW FESTIVE THE AMBULANCE (2016) received a starred review from Publisher’s Weekly and includes a Best Canadian Poetry 2015 selection.

Fu’s nonfiction credits include the Atlantic, the Times Literary Supplement, the New York TimesHazlitt, and republication in Best Canadian Essays 2012. She has received residency fellowships from the Ucross Foundation, Berton House, Wildacres, and the Wallace Stegner Grant for the Arts.

Photo by L D’Alessandro.