Sasha Welland

University of Washington Box 354345
Seattle, WA 98195-4345
Phone: 
206-221-4725

Author's Bio

Sasha Welland received a PhD in anthropology from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and is currently assistant professor of anthropology and women studies at the University of Washington. The Artist Trust, Blue Mountain Center, Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, Hedgebrook Retreat for Women Writers, and Millay Colony for the Arts have supported her work.

Publications and Prizes

Books: 
A Thousand Miles of Dreams: The Journeys of Two Chinese Sisters
(Rowman & Littlefield, 2006)
Journals: 
Chain, ColorLines: Race, Culture, Action, Flyway
Prizes Won: 
Booklist Editors' Choice 2006 Borders Original Voices Non-Fiction Selection 2006

More Information

Listed as: 
Creative Nonfiction Writer
Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Mixed Race
Prefers to work with: 
Adults
Fluent in: 
Chinese
Born in: 
Chicago
Raised in: 
St. Louis, MO
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Last updated: Oct 15, 2008