Choose from contactless Same Day Delivery, Drive Up and more. She is the recipient of a Smithsonian Ingenuity Award and an Ylvisaker Award for Fiction, and was a finalist for the Susan Atefat Arts and Letters Prize for nonfiction. Format: Paperback Change. ... Last of Her Name (Kaya Press, 2019) is the winner of the 2020 PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize, a 2020 finalist for The California Independent Bookseller Alliance ‘Golden Poppy’ Book Awards 2020. Top rated. Mimi Lok's Last of Her Name is an eye-opening story collection about the intimate, interconnected lives of diasporic women and the histories they are born into. Sort by. Add to Cart. Mimi Lok is an English author, editor, and educator. She is the winner of the 2020 PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for debut short story collection and a Smithsonian Ingenuity Award. Last of Her Name: A Novella & Stories by Mimi Lok [in Booklist] As co-founding (with Dave Eggers) executive director of the human rights and oral history organization, Voice of Witness , Mimi Lok channels her intimate observation of human relationships into an astute first story collection. The Bindery. Unflinching Empathy: An Interview with Mimi Lok "You might love, hate, or feel conflicted about these characters—but the main thing is that you believe in them and feel compelled to follow them wherever they go": Mimi Lok and Eric McDowell talk process, empathy, and Lok's debut collection, Last of Her Name, out now from Kaya Press. Kaya, $16.95 trade paper (192p) ISBN 978-1-885030-61-0. The stories open up, i Last of Her Name by Mimi Lok. 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Description:Winner of the 2020 PEN America Literary Award for Debut Short Story Collection, Mimi Lok's Last of Her Name narrates the interconnected lives of diasporic women from '80s UK suburbia to WWII Hong Kong and contemporary CaliforniaMimi Lok's Last of Her Name is an eye-opening story collection about the intimate, interconnected lives of diasporic women and the histories they are born into. Seller rating: This seller has earned a 1 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers. Write a review. In her short story collection, "Last of her Name," she takes readers on a diasporic journey from the U.K. and Hong Kong to California — all through the lives of Chinese female characters. For example, in "Last of Her Name," a Chinese girl in England dreams of living heroically like the martial artist protagonist of her favorite TV show while, in a series of flashbacks, the reader sees her mother struggling to survive in Hong Kong under Japanese assault during World War II. 30 Day Return Guarantee; Item Price: More Shipping Options. Mimi Lok is the author of the story collection Last Of Her Name, published October 2019 by Kaya Press. by Lok, Mimi. The title story was a finalist for the 2018 Katherine Anne Porter Fiction Prize. “A mesmerizing and deeply felt debut that affirms all that is great about short fiction. Her debut story collection, Last of Her Name, is available from Kaya Press. Price: $16.95 + Free shipping with Amazon Prime. Books Express. Last of Her Name. pin. Show Map. Mimi Lok's Last of Her Name is an eye-opening story collection about the intimate, interconnected lives of diasporic women and the histories they are born into. 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