Amang Hung was born and raised on the scenic east coast of Taiwan. She is the author of four volumes of verse, “On/Off: Selected Poems of Amang, 1995-2002” (2003), “No Daddy” (2008), “Chariots of Women” (2016), and “As We Embrace Thousands Are Dying” (2016). Her work has appeared in various print and online journals in Asia and the United States. An avid blogger and mountaineer, Amang makes video documentaries and “video poems”. Her first documentary, “Express Mail, Address Unknown” was featured at the 2011 Women Make Waves Film Festival in Taiwan.
This residency is made possible with support from the Cultural Division, Taipei Representative Office in the UK.