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Mako Yoshikawa

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Mako Yoshikawa

Associate Professor (2005)

B.A. Columbia University
M.Phil. Oxford University
Ph.D. University of Michigan

http://www.makoyoshikawa.com

Mako Yoshikawa is the author of the novels One Hundred and One Ways and Once Removed. Her work has been translated into six languages; awards for her writing include a Radcliffe Fellowship.

As a literary critic she has published articles that explore the relationship between incest and race in 20th-century American fiction. She is currently at work on a memoir about her father. Her essays have appeared in the Missouri Review, Southern Indiana Review, and Best American Essays 2013; another is forthcoming in the Harvard Review.