Myong Jin


Myong Jin(she/her) is a bookmaker, printmaker, Korean folk drummer, grantwriter, non-profit administrator, and almost librarian. She received a BA from University of Chicago. She currently works with special collections at The Burke Library, at Columbia University, and is a core collective member of Word Up Community Bookshop in Washington Heights. In 2012, she was named an Emerging Leader in Arts Administration by New York Foundation for the Arts, and in 2015, she was granted a scholarship at the Manhattan Graphics Center. As a 2020 New York Book Arts Scholarship Recipient, Myong will be completing the certificate program at Center for Book Arts with the intent to become an active teaching artist.