Paul Tran

Paul Tran is Poetry Editor at The Offing. They live in Missouri, where they are the Chancellor’s Graduate Fellow in The Writing Program at Washington University in St. Louis and Poet-In-Residence at Urban Arts Alliance. Their work appears in The New Yorker, Prairie Schooner, RHINO, which gave them an Editor’s Prize, and elsewhere. Paul is the first Asian American since 1993 to win the Nuyorican Poets Cafe Grand Slam, placing Top 10 at the Individual World Poetry Slam and Top 2 at the National Poetry Slam.