MONICA SOK

Monica Sok is a Cambodian American poet from Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Her chapbook Year Zero was selected by Marilyn Chin for a Poetry Society of America 30 and Below Chapbook Fellowship. Currently, she is the 2016-2018 Stadler Fellow at Bucknell University, where she serves as the Associate Poetry Editor of West Branch Journal. Other honors include awards and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, Kundiman, the Elizabeth George Foundation, the Jerome Foundation, Hedgebrook, MacDowell Colony, the Saltonstall Foundation, the Barbara Deming Memorial Fund, Inc., and Napa Valley, Squaw Valley, and Bread Loaf Writers’ conferences. Her poems appear or are forthcoming in the Kenyon Review, Narrative, The New Republic, Virginia Quarterly Review, and TriQuarterly Review, among others. She holds an MFA in Creative Writing from New York University.