Michelle Chihara

Michelle Chihara grew up in Northern California but loves Los Angeles, making her a heretic. Her fiction and nonfiction have appeared in n+1Trop Magazine, the Green Mountains Review, the Santa Monica ReviewEchoesMother Jones, and the Boston Phoenix, among others. She is currently the Mellon Fellow in English at Whittier College, teaching creative writing and American literature. Her research involves real estate, financial panics and contemporary culture. You can find her online at http://thisblueangel.com.