Chin-Sun Lee's stories and essays have appeared in Joyland, Your Impossible Voice, The Doctor T.J. Eckleburg Review, The Believer Logger, Slice, and Shadowbox Magazine, among other publications. She is a contributor to The New York Times bestselling anthology WOMEN IN CLOTHES (Blue Rider Press/Penguin 2014), edited by Sheila Heti, Heidi Julavits, and Leanne Shapton.
She has been awarded writing fellowships from the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts, and the Playa Artist Residency. She also participated in the Blood Jet and Lady Fest Reading Series in New Orleans, the Franklin Park, Earshot, and Renegade Reading Series in Brooklyn, and the inaugural Riverviews Artspace event in Lynchburg.
Chin-Sun received her MFA in Creative Writing/Fiction from The New School in New York, the metropolis she called home for many years. Now she lives in the soulful, gritty city of New Orleans, preparing her debut novel UPCOUNTRY for publication (read excerpt here in Your Impossible Voice). She is represented by Pamela Malpas of Jennifer Lyons Literary Agency.