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Catherine Chen is a poet and performer living in New York. Their poetry and essays have appeared in Slate, The Rumpus, Apogee, Asian American Writers’ Workshop, among others. Selected publications can be found here. A 2019 Poets House Fellow, they have received fellowships and residencies from Lambda Literary, Sundress Academy for the Arts (SAFTA), Millay Colony, the James Black Gallery, Art Farm, and Splendid Mola. Their chapbook Manifesto, or: Hysteria (Big Lucks) will be published June 2019. Drawing from their past experiences as an Amazon data worker, they’re currently at work on a full-length manuscript of poems about disembodied forms of intimacy & technology.