Join Rachelle as she interviews PEN EV Fellows # 7, Marissa Tinloy.
on Friday, August 21st at 10 am PST.
Marissa Tinloy is a recipient of the 2009 PEN Center USA Emerging Voices Rosenthal Fellowship. She grew up in Alameda, California and graduated from UCLA’s English Department with a concentration in Creative Writing in 2008. Marissa won first place in UCLA’s annual May Merrill Miller Competition for Fiction. She is currently working on a novel set in 20th-century China and San Francisco that encounters memory, sisterhood and the conflicting emotions of love and hate.