Elaine Hsieh Chou is a Taiwanese American writer from California. She was a Rona Jaffe Graduate fellow at New York University, an alumna of the Tin House Summer Workshop, co-curator of The Sweet & Sour Readings and a mentor for the Adroit Journal Summer Mentorship Program. Her short fiction appears in The Normal School, Black Warrior ReviewGuernicaTin House Online and Ploughshares.

Her debut novel DISORIENTATION comes out from Penguin Press (US) and Picador (UK) on March 15, 2022.