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Eileen Chong

Eileen Chong is a visual and literary storyteller from the Midwest now based in Washington, DC. Upon graduating from the University of Notre Dame with a Bachelor of Arts in English and Film, Chong moved to Korea and traveled extensively. These experiences shaped her fascination with the connection between identity and place. Her current project combines her work in spoken word and video to create visual poems exploring identity within the legacy of familial relationships and inherited trauma. Examples of her personal work can be found at

Connect with Eileen | Website: | Instagram: @ileanoneileen