Karissa Chen

Art Discipline: 
Guttenberg, NJ
United States
Dates of Residence: 
Nov 20, 2017 to Dec 15, 2017

Karissa Chen is a writer who splits her time between New Jersey and Taipei. Her work has appeared in numerous publications including Gulf Coast, PEN America, Guernica, Catapult, and Longreads, among others. She was a recipient of a Fulbright Fellowship to Taiwan in 2015-16, and is a Kundiman Fellow and a VONA/Voices Fellow. She was also a Mid-Atlantic Arts Foundation Creative Fellow at Millay Colony in 2017. She is currently the Editor-in-Chief at Hyphen magazine, and a co-founding editor of Some Call It Ballin'. She is currently at work on a novel.