Midnight Sun Visiting Writers
Allen Gee was born in New York, in Astoria and raised upstate in Albany. He attended the University of New Hampshire, the Writers Workshop at Iowa, and the University of Houston. He's been a Yaddo Fellow, the Editor of the journal Gulf Coast, has received numerous fellowhips, and is curretly Professor of English at Georgia College where he edits fiction for the journal Arts & Letters. Allen has recently finished a novel, The Iron Road, about Chinese railroad workers building the Central Pacific Line. His essay collection, My Chinese-America, was chosen by Lee Gutkind for the SFWP literary prize and was published in April of 2015.