Francis Paolo Quina is an assistant professor at Department of English and Comparative Literature in the UP Diliman, where he earned his undergraduate and graduate degrees in Creative Writing. He is the Deputy Director of the UP Institute of Creative Writing.
His fiction, poetry, and creative non-fiction have been published in the Philippines and internationally, most recently in Tomas (University of Santo Tomas Center for Creative Writing and Literary Studies, Manila, 2017) and The Best Asian Short Stories(KITAAB, Singapore, 2017). His first short story collection, Field of Play and Other Stories, was published by Visprint in 2018. ​