Eileen Chong

Author biography

Eileen Chong is a Sydney poet who was born in Singapore. She is the author of eight books. Her most recent full-length collection is Rainforest, from Pitt Street Poetry (2018). She has shortlisted for the Anne Elder Award, the NSW Premier’s Literary Awards, the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award, and twice for the Prime Minister’s Literary Award. eileenchong.com.au