Su Hwang

Born in Seoul, Korea, Su Hwang was raised in New York then called the Bay Area home before transplanting to the Midwest, where she received her MFA in poetry from the University of Minnesota. A recipient of the inaugural Jerome Hill Fellowship in Literature, the Academy of American Poets James Wright Prize, writer-in-residence fellowships at Dickinson House and Hedgebrook, among others—her debut poetry collection Bodega is forthcoming with Milkweed Editions in October 2019. She is the co-founder of Poetry Asylum with Sun Yung Shin, and teaches creative writing with the MN Prison Writing Workshop. Su currently lives in Minneapolis.