Kundiman Retreat 2017.
Kundiman Retreat 2017. Fordham University, Bronx, NY. Photo by Margarita Corporan



Shelley Wong is a Kundiman fellow and the author of RARE BIRDS (Diode Editions). Her poems have appeared in Crazyhorse, Kenyon ReviewSixth FinchVerse DailyVinylThe Volta, and elsewhere.

She is the recipient of a Pushcart Prize, a MacDowell Colony fellowship, a Peter Taylor fellowship from the Kenyon Review Writers Workshop, and scholarships from Fine Arts Work Center and Napa Valley Writers’ Conference. She holds an MFA from the Ohio State University and a BA from UC Berkeley.