Yen-Rong Wong

Yen-Rong Wong

Yen-Rong is a writer of non-fiction based in Meanjin (Brisbane), on unceded Jaggera and Turrbal land. She won the Queensland Premier’s Young Publishers and Writers Award in 2020, and in 2019, she was shortlisted for the Deakin University Non-Fiction Prize. She has been a Wheeler Centre Hot Desk fellow and writer-in-residence at the Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers’ Centre, and her work has appeared in many print and online publications, including the Guardian, Meanjin, and Griffith Review. She is currently working on her first full-length manuscript, Things Left Unsaid