Rattawut Lapcharoensap

Undergraduate Discipline

Writing

BA, Cornell University. MFA, University of Michigan. Fiction writer. Author of Sightseeing, a collection of short stories, which received the Asian American Literary Award and was shortlisted for the Guardian First Book Award. His work has appeared in Granta, One Story, The Guardian, Zoetrope, Best New American Voices, and Best American Non-Required Reading, among others. Recipient of a Whiting Writer’s Award, a DAAD Artist-in-Berlin fellowship, a National Book Foundation 5 Under 35 honor, an Abraham Woursell Prize through the University of Vienna, and was named by Granta magazine to its list of “Best of Young American Novelists.” SLC, 2018–