Artist Profile - Ramon Isao

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Ramon Isao

Ramon Isao Profile Photo
2016 Fellowship Awards
King County

Discipline

Literary

Tumblarosa, Ninth Letter, 2012. cover photo credit: Megan Roche.

Feats, The American Reader, Cover Illustration: Andrew Kuo, Cover Art Direction: Jennifer Carrow, 2013.

Rod Stewart is Everywhere, The Iowa Review, 2012. photo: Lauren Haldeman.

This Ice That Water, Jack Straw Cultural Center, 2016. photo: Levi Fuller.

Ramon Isao is a recipient of the Tim McGinnis Award for Fiction, as well as a writing fellowship from Jack Straw Cultural Center. His stories have appeared in The Iowa Review, Ninth Letter, Hobart, and The American Reader. He is also an award-winning screenwriter, whose screenplay credits include Dead Body, Zombies of Mass Destruction, and Junk (in which he co-stars). He has an MFA from Columbia University, and he loves teaching creative writing at Hugo House in Seattle.

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