Lưu Trường Khôi was born in Saigon, raised outside Chicago, and lives in New York City. His fiction has appeared in anthologies such as the Việt Nam Forum, Văn Học, and Best New American Voices. He’s one of seven American authors whose works comprise a nationwide literature curriculum, developed by Annenberg Learner and PBS, for middle-school students. He is the owner of Luu Tutoring, a test prep and admissions consulting company in Manhattan. He was educated at Harvard and has been in residence at Yaddo.