Franny Choi

Franny Choi

Office Hours: Schedule via Calendly

Scholarship/Creative Work

Poetry Collections:

  • The World Keeps Ending, and the World Goes On (Mariner Books, 2022)
  • Soft Science (Alice James Books, 2019)
  • Floating, Brilliant, Gone (Write Bloody Publishing, 2019)



  • Death by Sex Machine (Sibling Rivalry Press, 2017)


Selected Journal Publications:



Awards, Fellowships & Grants

  • Elgin Award for Soft Science, Science Fiction Poetry Association, 2020
  • Holmes National Poetry Prize, Lewis Center for the Arts, Princeton University, 2020
  • Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Fellowship, 2019
  • Zell Postgraduate Fellowship, University of Michigan 2018-2019
  • Hopwood Awards for Poetry (2017) and Drama (2018), University of Michigan
  • Jeff Marks Memorial Poetry Prize, 2017
  • Civitas Fellowship, University of Michigan, 2016
  • Rhode Island State Council on the Arts Fellowship, 2015
  • Frederick Bock Prize, Poetry Magazine, 2014
  • Kundiman Fellowship

VS Podcast

From the Poetry Foundation/Postloudness, co-hosted with Danez Smith