Timothy Yu

Position title: Professor, English and Asian American Studies

Email: tpyu@wisc.edu

7137 White Hall, Helen C, 600 N Park St, Madison, WI 53706


Timothy Yu is Professor of English and Asian American Studies. He is the author of Race and the Avant-Garde: Experimental and Asian American Poetry Since 1965 (Stanford University Press), which won the Book Award in Literary Studies from the Association for Asian American Studies, and the editor of Nests and Strangers: On Asian American Women Poets (Kelsey Street Press).  He is also the author of a poetry collection, 100 Chinese Silences, the editors’ selection in the NOS Book Contest from Les Figues Press.