Judy Eun Kyung Kim

Oakland, California

Judy Eun Kyung Kim was born in Seoul, South Korea and grew up on the East Coast in Maryland, USA. She came to the SF Bay Area in 1993 wearing sandals, with only $70 and a couch to surf on for a week. Her short story, “Running Away” was published in the Berkeley Public Library Memoir Writer’s anthology, “A Wiggle and a Prayer” in 2017. She's a 2018 New York Foundation for the Arts immigrant artist.