Christine Kwon

Christine Kwon is a Korean American poet and fiction writer. Her debut poetry collection, A Ribbon the Most Perfect Blue, won the Cowles Poetry Book Prize (Southeast Missouri State University Press, 2023).

She lives in a yellow shotgun house in New Orleans with her partner and their three cats, Trotsky, Lady (Murasaki), and (Cy) Twombly. She is the literary editor at Tilted House Press.

Her work has appeared or is imminent in The Poetry Project, Hot Pink Mag, Joyland Magazine, The Columbia Review, Copper Nickel, and The Harvard Advocate.

She attended Yale and the Iowa Writers’ Workshop