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Catherine Chung

Catherine Chung was born in Evanston, IL, and received an MFA from Cornell University. Her debut novel Forgotten Country won an Honorable Mention for the PEN/Hemingway Award, and she was a Granta New Voice, a 2014 National Endowment for the Arts Fellow, and a Director's Visitor at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton. She is currently a fiction editor at Guernica, and lives in New York City.
Catherine Chung recommends
Your House Will Pay (2019)
Steph Cha
"Fearless, insightful, and alight with a brutal compassion, Your House Will Pay is a devastating exploration of grief, shame, and deeply buried truths, and the hope that endures when all else seems lost."

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