Paisley Rekdal

Paisley  Rekdal

Paisley Rekdal grew up in Seattle, Washington, the daughter of a Chinese American mother and a Norwegian father. She earned a BA from the University of Washington, an MA from the University of Toronto Centre for Medieval Studies, and an MFA from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. Rekdal’s work grapples with issues of race, sexuality, myth, and identity while often referencing contemporary culture. She teaches at the University of Utah.

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