Victoria Chang's fourth book of poems, Barbie Chang is forthcoming from Copper Canyon Press in 2017. Her prior book, The Boss, was published by McSweeney’s and won a PEN Center USA Literary Award and a California Book Award. Her other books are Salvinia Molesta and Circle. She also edited an anthology, Asian American Poetry: The Next Generation. Her poems have appeared in Kenyon Review, American Poetry Review, POETRY, Believer, New England Review, VQR, The Nation, New Republic, The Washington Post, Best American Poetry, and elsewhere. She received a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2017. She is a contributing editor of the literary journal, Copper Nickel and a poetry editor at Tupelo Quarterly.
She also enjoys writing children's picture books and Is Mommy? was published in the Fall of 2015 by Beach Lane Books (Simon & Schuster), illustrated by Caldecott winner, Marla Frazee. It was named a NYT Notable Book. She lives in Southern California with her family and her weiner dogs, Mustard and Ketchup and teaches creative writing at Chapman University and Orange County School of the Arts during the year and Idyllwild Writers' Week during some summers.
More information on the Guggenheim Fellowship page.