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Ling Ma

Biography

Ling Ma

Ling Ma was born in Sanming, China, and grew up in Utah, Nebraska and Kansas. She attended the University of Chicago and received an MFA from Cornell University. Prior to graduate school, she worked as a journalist and an editor. Her writing has appeared in Granta, VICE, Playboy, Chicago Reader, Ninth Letter and other publications. A chapter of SEVERANCE received the 2015 Graywolf SLS Prize. She lives in Chicago.

Ling Ma

Books by Ling Ma

by Ling Ma - Fiction, Humor, Post-Apocalyptic Fiction, Satire

Maybe it’s the end of the world, but not for Candace Chen, a millennial, first-generation American and office drone meandering her way into adulthood in Ling Ma’s offbeat, wryly funny, apocalyptic satire, SEVERANCE.