Vanessa Cox Nishikubo
Vanessa Cox Nishikubo is Founder and Director of LITERARY FICTION THINK TANK a (free) cooperative writing workshop (established 2016) for professional and emerging authors. She earned an MFA from Columbia University where she was awarded three graduate fellowships in fiction.
Vanessa has taught writing to adults, young adults, and children of all ages as an adjunct professor of English, and a Teaching Artist in NYC public schools.
She has written for FIREHOUSE, ST JOHN DIVINE, and PINK, and is currently Research-Writer-in-Resident at Schwarzman/NYPL while at work on a novel.
*literary fiction -“On the Rules of Literary Fiction for Men and Women” by Meg Wolitzer, March 30, 2012, NYT