James Yeh

Writer, editor, occasional DJ. Lives in Brooklyn, working on a novel (among other things). Questions, requests, concerns: jamesyeh82 [at] gmail.com. Full bio here.


From (forthcoming, NOON, 2015)
Dinner with Jazz Critic 2014
Kortetekster (“Three short texts,” translated into Norwegian, 2014)
Who Is So Dumb? 2014 (orig. 2013)
Your Giant New Loft 2014
Nice Car, Nice House, Nice Children … 2014
Good 2014
Mools 2014
We Were Having an Experience 2013
Three Stories 2013
Four 2013
I Was Confused and Just Wanted … 2012
Crawlspace 2012
I Did Not Want to Be Wrong and I Did … 2012
Emailing Your Writing to People… 2011
9/16/10 2010
Postcard Story with Massimo Vitali 2010
You Don’t a Place to Sleep … 2010
Girl with Cool, Damp Mouth 2010
Some Kind of Change 2009
Untitled (I Have a Hard Time Having a Good Time) 2009


Oct 18, 8pm-12am, Gigantic Ha-Ha Launch Party feat. Amelia Gray, James Hannaham, and Erin Somers, Be Electric Studios, Brooklyn, NY

Oct 25, 8:30pm, A Big, Big Reading with GiganticLitCrawl Austin, The Liberty, Austin, TX

Oct 25-26, Gigantic/The Austin Review Book Fair Table, Texas Book Festival, Austin, TX


Lynne Tillman (forthcoming, the Believer, 2014)
Gabrielle Bell (forthcoming, Gigantic, 2014)
Lydia Davis 2012
Julie Hecht 2012
Tao Lin 2010
Diane Williams 2010
Gary Shteyngart 2009

Essays, Reviews, and Humor

Karl Ove Knausgaard 2014
Julie Hecht 2014
Flannery O’Connor 2012
Jon Cotner’s ‘Spontaneous City’ 2011
Email 2011
Biking 1600 Miles 2010
'Gabi on the Roof in July' 2010
Tom Waits at the Chelsea Hotel 2010
'Eat When You Feel Sad' by Zachary German 2010
'The Skating Rink' by Roberto Bolaño 2009
What I Could Have Done to That Jerk Who Asked Me, “Hey, You Know Karate?” Had I Actually Known Karate 2005

Podcasts and Audio

Forthcoming: Your Day Podcast 2014
Reading at Franklin Park Reading Series 2014
Andy Kaufman and Vernon Chatman 2013
Mix for Electric Literature (w/ Lincoln Michel) 2013

Fellowships and Awards

Hub City Writers House 2014
Center for Fiction NYC Emerging Writers Fellowship 2011
Best American Nonrequired Reading, Notable Story 2011
Wigleaf Top 50 2011
The MacDowell Colony 2010


Gigantic 2009–