Stacey Tran


Soap for the Dogs (Gramma, 2018)


Fake Haiku (Wendy's Subway, 2017)



Other Work / Affiliations
Tender Table
Pure Surface





De-Canon Reading List


Grapefruit by Yoko Ono
Binti by Melika Belhaj
Night Sky with Exit Wounds by Ocean Vuong
Citizen by Claudia Rankine
White Girls by Hilton Als
Study by Yuko Otomo
This is All I Choose to Tell by Isabelle Thuy Pelaud
Sister Outsider by Audre Lorde
Solar Maximum by Sueyeun Juliette Lee
Agua Viva by Clarice Lispector
Known and Strange Things by Teju Cole
Things That I Do In the Dark by June Jordan
Via Dissimulata by Marisol Limon Martinez
The Somnambulist by Lara Mimosa Montes
Texture Notes by Sawako Nayakasu
The Old Philosopher by Vi Khi Nao
Red Juice by Hoa Nguyen
Bright Lines by Tanwi Nandini Islam
The Making of Asian America by Erika Lee
The Pillow Book by Sei Shonagon
Dear Jenny, We Are All Find by Jenny Zhang
Debts & Lessons by Lynn Xu
Don’t Let Me Be Lonely by Claudia Rankine
Other People’s Comfort Keeps Me Up at Night by Morgan Parker
The Vertical Interrogation of Strangers by Bhanu Kapil
Ban en Banlieue by Bhanu Kapil
I Am a Season That Does Not Exist in the World by Kim Kyung Ju
Quiet as They Come by Angie Chau
Great Guns by Farnoosh Fathi
In Search of Duende by Frederico Garcia Lorca
Sorrowtoothpaste Mirrorcream by Kim Hyesoon
I Love Artists by Mei-mei Berssenbrugge
We Were Meant to be a Gentle People by Dao Strom
The Little Edges by Frank Moten
The Collected Poems of Audre Lorde

[--list submitted January 2017--]


Genre: Poetry

Location: Portland, Oregon
Birthplace: Portland, Oregon


Stacey Tran is a writer from Portland, OR. She curates Tender Table and her writing can be found in diaCRITICS, The Fanzine, Gramma, and The Volta. Wendy's Subway released her first chapbook, Fake Haiku (February 2017). Her first full-length book, Soap for the Dogs, is forthcoming from Gramma (Spring 2018).