Phong Nguyen

Phong Nguyen is the author of two collections of stories, Pages from the Textbook of Alternate History (Queen’s Ferry Press, 2014) and Memory Sickness and Other Stories (Elixir Press, 2011). He is currently editor of Pleiades and Pleiades Press, for which he edited the volume Nancy Hale: On the Life and Work of a Lost American Master with author Dan Chaon. He teaches fiction at the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg, Missouri, where he lives with his wife and three children.

Fall 2011

The Wheel of History

By Phong Nguyen

The wheel of history will run you over. —Khmer Rouge slogan Map History begins at 2:10 p.m. The chairs are attached to their desks, arranged in jagged rows from a […]