Catherine Chung

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Catherine Chung is the author of the novel Forgotten Country, and the recipient of a 2014 National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship as well as an Honorable Mention for the 2013 PEN/Hemingway Award. Her work has been published by The New York Times, Granta, and The Rumpus, among others. She co-edits the PEN/Guernica Flash Series and teaches creative writing at Adelphi University. She is currently a Visitor in the Interdisciplinary Program at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, and is working on her next novel.


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Give Me Your Body

“We believe that to speak the name of a ghost is to invite it into your life.”

Dec 28, 2015