Reese Okyong Kwon’s writing has appeared or is forthcoming in NOON, Ploughshares, the Believer, and elsewhere. She has received fellowships from Yaddo and Ledig House International, as well as scholarships from the Bread Loaf and Sewanee Writers’ Conferences. She has been named one of Narrative’s “30 Below 30″ writers, and will be a 2014-2015 fellow at the Steinbeck Center.
Reese was born in Seoul, South Korea, and has lived for most of her life in the United States. She is working on a novel about domestic terrorists.