Melissa Hung is a writer and journalist. Her essays and reported stories have appeared in NPR, Vogue, Longreads, Catapult, and Pacific Standard, among others. A former newspaper reporter, she is the founding editor in chief of Hyphen. Melissa also directed WritersCorps, a nationally-recognized arts education program. A native of Houston, she lives in San Francisco where she enjoys recycling and composting, but misses Tex-Mex and cafeterias.
She is working on a collection of essays about chronic pain.
Likes: cheese, chilaquiles, bargains, faux fur
Dislikes: water getting stuck in your ear after swimming
KERA’s Think — with Krys Boyd
Southern Fried Asian — with Keith Chow
Angry Reader of the Week — Angry Asian Man
Believe the Hyph — SFGate
melissa@melissahung [dot] xyz
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