Nicole Chung is the author of A Living Remedy and All You Can Ever Know. A Living Remedy was named a Notable Book of 2023 by The New York Times and a Best Book of the Year by Time, Harper’s Bazaar, ELLE, USA Today, Esquire, Good Housekeeping, Booklist, and many other outlets. Chung’s 2018 debut, the national bestseller All You Can Ever Know, was a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award and NAIBA Book of the Year, a semifinalist for the PEN Open Book Award, a Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers selection, and an Indies Choice Honor Book.
Chung is a contributing writer at The Atlantic, a Time contributor, and a Slate columnist. Her work has appeared in numerous publications, including The New York Times Magazine, The Guardian, GQ, Esquire, and Vulture. Previously, she was digital editorial director at the independent publisher Catapult, where she helped lead its magazine to two National Magazine Awards; before that, she was the managing editor of The Toast and an editor at Hyphen magazine. She is also the co-editor of three anthologies: When We Become Ours (2023), Body Language (2022), and A Map Is Only One Story (2020). In 2021, she was named to the Good Morning America AAPI Inspiration List honoring those “making Asian American history right now.” Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, she now lives in the Washington, DC area.
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