Jean Chen Ho

India Downes-Le Guin

Jean Chen Ho is the author of Fiona and Jane (Viking 2022). Her writing appears in New York Times Magazine, The Cut, Electric Literature, Los Angeles Times, Georgia Review, and elsewhere. Jean is a doctoral candidate in Literature and Creative Writing at USC. She lives in Los Angeles.

Project Description: At the Tin House residency, Jean will be working on her second book, a speculative novel set in the 19th century about the first Chinese Americans to settle in Southern California.

Residency: 2022 General