Lysley Tenorio

Presenter at Saturday Night@CIIS

Lysley Tenorio lives in San Francisco. His stories have appeared in The Atlantic, Zoetrope, Ploughshares, Manoa, The Chicago Tribune, and The Best New American Voices. 

A former Wallace Stegner Fellow at Stanford University, he is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize, an NEA Fellowship, and a 2008 Whiting Writer's Award. He earned his MFA from the University of Oregon, and is currently an Associate Professor at Saint Mary's College. Lysley is finishing his first collection of short stories.

Lysley Tenorio joins Alonzo KIng for The Art of the Story at Saturday Night@CIIS on September 26.