Mandy Moe Pwint Tu
Mandy Moe Pwint Tu is a writer and a poet from Yangon, Myanmar. Her work has appeared in Longleaf Review, West Trestle Review, Grist Journal, and elsewhere. She is pursuing her MFA in Creative Writing (Poetry) at the University of Wisconsin at Madison and is the incoming Hoffman-Halls Emerging Artist Fellow at the Wisconsin Institute for Creative Writing. She has authored two poetry chapbooks, MONSOON DAUGHTER (Thirty West Publishing House, 2022) and UNSPRUNG (Newfound, 2023).
"When a family has the misfortune to have a writer in the family, she has to be tolerated."