Kenji C. Liu is the author of Map of an Onion, national winner of the 2015 Hillary Gravendyk Poetry Prize. His poetry can be found many places, including American Poetry Review, Action Yes!, Split This Rock’s poem of the week series, several anthologies, and two chapbooks, Craters: A Field Guide (2017) and You Left Without Your Shoes (2009). His new collection of poetry, Monsters I Have Been, is forthcoming from Alice James Books in April 2019. A Kundiman fellow and an alumnus of VONA/Voices, the Djerassi Resident Artist Program, he lives in Los Angeles. He attended the Community of Writers in 2014.