T Kira Madden is an APIA writer, photographer, and amateur magician living in New York City. She is the founding Editor-in-chief of No Tokens, and is a 2017 NYSCA/NYFA Artist Fellow in nonfiction literature from the New York Foundation for the Arts. She has received fellowships from The MacDowell Colony, Hedgebrook, Tin House, DISQUIET, Summer Literary Seminars, and Yaddo, where she was selected for the 2017 Linda Collins Endowed Residency Award. Her debut memoir, <em<Long Live the Tribe of Fatherless Girls, is forthcoming from Bloomsbury March 5th, 2019. She currently teaches at Sarah Lawrence College.