Monica Ong

Bio

Monica Ong is the author of Silent Anatomies (2015), selected by Joy Harjo as winner of the Kore Press First Book Award in poetry. A Kundiman poetry fellow and MFA graduate in Digital Media at the Rhode Island School of Design, Ong was awarded residencies most recently at the Millay Colony, the Fine Arts Work Center, and Yaddo. Her thanks extend to the Connecticut Office of the Arts Regional Arts Initiative and the Roscoe Lee Brown Scholarship Fund for their generous support. Based in Connecticut, she currently serves as the User Experience Designer at the Yale Digital Humanities Laboratory.