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Jane Wong

Jane Wong is the author of How to Not Be Afraid of Everything (Alice James, 2021) and Overpour (Action Books, 2016). Her debut memoir, Meet Me Tonight in Atlantic City, is forthcoming from Tin House in 2023. A Kundiman Fellow, Wong is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize and fellowships and residencies from the U.S. Fulbright Program, Harvard’s Woodberry Poetry Room, Artist Trust, the Fine Arts Work Center, Bread Loaf, Hedgebrook, Willapa Bay AiR, the Jentel Foundation, and others. She is an associate professor of creative writing at Western Washington University.

July/Aug 2022


By Jane Wong

The Kenyon Review · “Fruit” by Jane Wong as in love. As in gleaming apple peels: coiled incense or the ribboned spiral of some nectar-flush snail. My grandmother digs her […]