Spoon Honey, mixed media collage, 8" x 8", 2023
Don't Fly Away, mixed media collage, 8" x 10", 2023
Jen Soong

Jen Mei Soong is an artist, writer and educator based in Northern California. Her collages are part of a series called “see you see me” exploring Asian identity and acts of resistance. Find her work at jensoong.com.

The daughter of Chinese immigrants, Jen Soong grew up in New Jersey and now lives in Northern California. An alum of Tin House and VONA, her writing has appeared in The Washington Post, The Audacity, Jellyfish Review, Cosmonauts Avenue and Waxwing. She received her MFA in creative writing from UC Davis. Her memoir-in-progress is a reckoning of myths and migration.