Jennifer S. Cheng

California, United States

Member Since: 01/03/2019

Jennifer S. Cheng is the author of House A (Omnidawn, 2016), selected by Claudia Rankine as winner of the Omnidawn Poetry Book Prize, and Invocation: An Essay (New Michigan Press, 2010), an image-text chapbook. She received her BA from Brown University, MFA in Nonfiction from the University of Iowa, and MFA in Poetry from San Francisco State University. Along with multiple Pushcart Prize nominations, her work has been recognized with fellowships and awards from the U.S. Fulbright program, Kundiman, Bread Loaf, and the Academy of American Poets. Her poetry, lyric essays, and critical writing appear in Tin House, AGNI, Mid-American Review, Black Warrior Review, The Normal School, DIAGRAM, The Offing, Entropy, Jacket2, The Rumpus, and elsewhere. Having grown up in Texas and Hong Kong, she currently lives and teaches in San Francisco. 


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