PHD FELLOW | 2019

FRANCIS MOI MOI

Francis Moi Moi is a native of Las Vegas and an alumnus of UNLV. He holds a B.A. in English with a concentration in creative writing and earned his M.A. in English with an emphasis in literature. Beginning Fall 2019, he will return as a Ph.D candidate as well as the inaugural BMI Fellow in Literary Studies, availing him the opportunity to take on the position of editorial assistant at BMI’s Believer Magazine. His intended area of focus will center on Pacific Islands literature. He has presented and chaired at the Far West Popular Culture Association conferences hosted here, presented as the Rocky Mountain Modern Language Association conference in Spokane, Washington, and this June, he will be attending the Native American Indigenous Studies Association conference in Hamilton, New Zealand.