신 선 영 Sun Yung Shin
신 선 영 Sun Yung Shin is the author of poetry/essay collections Unbearable Splendor (Minnesota Book Award); Rough, and Savage; and Skirt Full of Black (Asian American Literary Award), editor of A Good Time for the Truth: Race in Minnesota, co-editor of Outsiders Within: Writing on Transracial Adoption, and author of bilingual illustrated book for children Cooper’s Lesson. Her forthcoming books include the anthology What We Hunger For: Refugee & Immigrant Writers on Food & Family (2021, Minnesota Historical Society Press) and the co-written children's book (with John Coy, Shannon Gibney, and Diane Wilson) Where We're From (2022, Lerner Publishing). She is a full-time writer and creative writing teacher/coach living in Minneapolis with her family. Learn more at sunyungshin.com.