Elaine Kim

Art Discipline: 
Brooklyn, NY
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Nov 29, 2021 to Dec 10, 2021

Elaine H. Kim is a queer Korean American fiction writer born and raised in the Midwest. She has won fellowships from the Fulbright Foundation, the New York Foundation for the Arts, and the Jerome Foundation, and was the Justin Chin Memorial Scholarship Fellow at Lambda Literary’s 2021 Emerging Writer’s Retreat for LGBTQ Voices. She won an Elizabeth George Foundation award at Hedgebrook and was a Wallace Reader’s Digest Fellow at the Edna St. Vincent Millay Colony. Elaine has work published in Joyland, Guernica, So to Speak, and upstreet and has been supported by the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s Workspace program, the Hambidge Center, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, the Edward Albee Foundation and the Blue Mountain Center. Elaine lives in Brooklyn with her partner and their twins.