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Cecile's Writer: Lisa KoAuthor: Lisa Ko

Country of residence: United States of America

Nationality: American

Mother tongues: Cantonese, English, Mandarin

Lisa Ko is a Californian born writer raised by Chinese immigrant parents who have lived in Hong Kong before moving to the United States. Cantonese was her first language. She started learning English when she was five years old. She continuously discovers the complexity of hybrid identities in her daily life, sometimes feeling neither American nor Chinese. Lisa is currently the managing director of an interdisciplinary journal, Anastamos.



  • The Photograph

    September 17, 2017 • Short Stories
    The Photograph

    Short story by Lisa Ko

    "We’re not even close to Yeh Yeh.”
    “Correction. You’re not close to him. It’s only dinner with him once a week. Mom said it’ll make him feel better now that Po Po’s gone."... Read on...