Discipline: Literature – fiction

Linda Rui Feng

Discipline: Literature – fiction
Region: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
MacDowell fellowships: 2015, 2019

Linda Rui Feng is a writer and cultural historian based in Toronto. Her prose and poems have appeared in journals such as Kenyon Review Online, The Saint Ann’s Review, Santa Monica Review, Salamander, and Washington Square Review. Her forthcoming novel, The Invention of Floating, traces the far-flung orbits of a family across two continents, and explores the themes of music and migration in the aftermath of one of China’s most tumultuous eras.


Monday Music

Linda Rui Feng worked in the Monday Music studio.

Given to the residency by the Monday Music Club of Orange, New Jersey, Monday Music Studio is sited next to an enormous boulder deposited by glaciers thousands of years ago. A small dormer once pierced the east slope of the roof, but after damage suffered in the 1938 hurricane, the roof was rebuilt without the dormer. The…

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