Kevin Chong was born in Hong Kong in 1975 and moved to Canada in 1977. He studied creative writing at the University of British, where he presently teaches, and Columbia University, where he got his MFA.
So far, Kevin has had six books out and forthcoming. He used to make a living as a freelance writer, and he still freelance a little bit. But now he is mainly a teacher at UBC Creative Writing and The Writer’s Studio at Simon Fraser University.
He lives in Vancouver with his wife and kids.