Noelle Marie Nagales is a Filipino-American contemporary novelist. Born in Santa Clara, CA and raised in Queens, New York, Noelle's work primarily focuses on existentialist fiction--inspired by prose poetry and Japanese Literature. Her first novel received "The Dortort Family Undergraduate Prize in Creative Writing" for the most accomplished body of work in 2015, with her short stories later published in various magazines.
She is currently an Adjunct Lecturer at the City College of New York, teaching introductory composition courses to college Freshman as well as Intro. to Creative Writing.