Sonya Chung’s stories, reviews, & essays have appeared in The Threepenny Review, Crab Orchard Review, Tin House, The Huffington Post, Sonora Review, FiveChapters, The Late American Novel: Writers on the Future of Books, Short: An International Anthology of Five Centuries of Short-Short Stories, Prose Poems, Brief Essays, and Other Short Prose, and BOMB Magazine, among others. She is a recipient of a Pushcart Prize nomination, the Charles Johnson Fiction Award, the Bronx Council on the Arts Writers’ Fellowship & Residency, and a MacDowell Colony Fellowship. She is a staff writer for the The Millions, and Founding Editor of Bloom. Sonya has taught fiction writing at the Gotham Writers’ Workshop, NYU, and Columbia University. Currently she teaches at Skidmore College.
Long for This World is her first novel.
Photo Credit: Robin Holland
Some recent interviews:
Interview at Bookslut with Terry Hong
Interview at The Millions with Edan Lepucki
Audio interview on WJFF 90.5 FM Catkills Public Radio with Ian Williams (click player below to listen)
Self-interview at The Nervous Breakdown
Strata Interview at Open Letters Monthly / Like Fire
Interview at Blogcritics with Carole McDonnell
Interview with Bethanne Patrick / WETA’s The Book StudioVodpod videos no longer available.