Vanessa Hua

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Vanessa Hua is a columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle and the author of the national bestselling novel, A River of Stars, and the short story collection, Deceit and Other Possibilities, winner of the Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature and a finalist for the California Book Award.  She has received a Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers’ Award and a Steinbeck Fellowship in Creative Writing, as well as honors from the Society of Professional Journalists and the Asian American Journalists’ Association. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The Atlantic, The Washington Post, and elsewhere. A Bay Area native, she works and teaches at the San Francisco Writers’ Grotto.

Author photo credit: Andria Lo