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Mimi Wong

Mimi Wong was born and raised in California’s Silicon Valley. She is Editor-in-Chief of the literary magazine The Offing, which was awarded a Whiting Foundation Literary Magazine Prize. Her fiction has been published or is forthcoming in Joyland Magazine, The Margins, Crab Orchard Review, Cicada, Day One, and Wildness. Her writing on art, culture, and literature has appeared in The Believer, Catapult, Electric Literature, Hyperallergic, Literary Hub, Refinery29, and was recently anthologized in Best! Letters from Asian Americans in the Arts (Paper Monument, 2021). She is an alumna of the Tin House Summer Workshop, Voices of Our Nations Arts (VONA) Summer Workshop, and Anaphora Writing Residency for Writers of Color. Her work has received support from the Banff Centre for Arts and Creativity, and she is a 2019 recipient of the Andy Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant. She teaches writing at The New School and lives in Brooklyn, New York.