• (September 5, 2018) A review of Meditations on the Mother Tongue appears in the Moonshine Murmurs column of STILLHOUSE PRESS! Click here to check it out.
  • (October 10, 2017) An Tran’s short story “Extinction with Residue Remaining” was solicited by editor Brett Ortler for Issue 6 of KNOCKOUT LITERARY MAGAZINE. Click here to check it out and pick up a copy. Also check out their new online-only venture LEFT HOOKS.
  • (June 27, 2017) Click here to read this incredibly flattering review of An Tran’s Meditations on the Mother Tongue by Emery Duffey for SOUTHERN FRIED KARMA.
  • (May 26, 2017) An Tran writes a piece for NECESSARY FICTION‘s “Research Notes” column on researching for the story collection, Meditations on the Mother Tongue. Click here to take a look!
  • (May 24, 2017) BROOKLYN MAGAZINE ran this wonderful interview, where An Tran speaks to Anjali Enjeti about his book and thoughts on language and identity. Read it here.
  • (October 2017) An Tran’s short story “Extinction with Residue Remaining” was solicited by editor Brett Ortler for Issue 6 of Knockout Literary Magazine. Click here to check it out and pick up a copy.
  • (May 2017) Issue 10.1 of NEW SOUTH has been released and features the title story of the collection, “Meditations on the Mother Tongue.” Deeply grateful to Fiction Editor Justin Lawrence Daugherty for his kindness, hard work and continued support.
  • (April 15th, 2017) Meditations on the Mother Tongue is officially released and available to purchase from Amazon, Barnes&Noble, and directly from the publisher C&R Press
  • (December 2016) An Tran’s short story “The Grinning Man,” which originally appeared in the Oct/Nov 2013 issue of Eclectica Magazine and made the short list for storySouth’s 2014 Million Writers Award, was included in Eclectica’s Best Fiction Volume 2 anthology covering their top short stories in the past 20 years!
  • (October 2016) An Tran’s short story, “A Clear Sky Above the Clouds,” which originally appeared in issue 49.1 of Southern Humanities Review in 2015 received a “Distinguished Story” distinction in the long list for Best American Short Stories 2016 


Spontaneous Reading Party with C&R Press, Civil Coping Mechanisms Press, and Prelude Magazine

C&R Press is hosting a signature free admission spontaneous reading party with a full bar at Concrete + Water featuring C&R Press, Civil Coping Mechanisms and Prelude authors: Catherine Blauvelt, Chris Campanioni, Annie Christain, Tobias Carroll, Sean H. Doyle, Lauren Hilger, Chris Hosea, Armando Jaramillo Garcia, John Reed, and An Tran.
Date & Time
Date: Saturday, June 10th, 2017
Time: 6:00PM to 9:00PM
Venue: Concrete + Water (485 Driggs Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11211)

If you’re in New York this weekend, please stop by! You can view the Facebook event here.