About

 

Author of A Lesser Love winner of the Pleiades Press Editors Prize (Louisiana State University Press, 2017) and The Magical Language of Others (Tin House, 2020). Her poems, translations, and stories have appeared or are forthcoming from Prairie Schooner, Boston Review, Columbia Review, Los Angeles Review of Books, Southeast Review, World Literature Today, TriQuarterly, and PEN America. She accepted fellowships from The American Literary Translators Association, The MacDowell Colony, Kundiman, Napa Valley Writers’ Conference, Vermont Studio Center, and Jack Straw Writers Program. She earned her MFA at Columbia University in New York for Poetry and Literary Translation in Korean and Japanese. She is completing her PhD at the University of Washington for English Language and Literature. Koh has been featured in Academy of American Poets, Poetry Society of America, The Seattle Channel, and Bumbershoot Arts and Music Festival.