About

Kailee Haong is a queer woman of color who primarily writes fiction. She is a current M.F.A. Candidate in Eastern Washington University’s M.F.A. program in creative writing. Her work has been published in The Brown Orient, Spokane Writes and Lilac City Fairy Tales. She always strives to write from, for, and with marginalized perspectives in mind.

 

Education:

M.F.A. Candidate in Creative Writing - Fiction, Eastern Washington University, 2019.

B.A. in English Literature with a concentration in writing. Minor in Women's and Gender Studies, Gonzaga University, 2017.

Current positions:

Assistant Coordinator | Eastern Washington University's Get Lit! Festival

Board of Trustees Member | Scablands Books

 

Previous positions:

Teaching Assistant | ENGL 170: Intro to Literature at Eastern Washington University

Editor-in-Chief | Our Voices 

Head Arts & Entertainment Editor | The Gonzaga Bulletin

News Editor | The Gonzaga Bulletin

Assistant Editor | OneWorld

Culture & Calendar Writing Intern | The Inlander

 

Gonzaga University Publications:

"Vocation." Charter, 2016

"Notes." Charter, 2015

"Con la mente abierta." OneWorld, 2015

"Keeping up with Culture: The Evolution of The American Dream." Charter, 2014

Thanks for visiting,
Kailee

We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
— Anaïs Nin