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Jihyun Yun is a Korean-American poet, freelance writer & Fulbright Research Fellow. 

A winner of the Prairie Schooner Book Prize, her full length collection SOME ARE ALWAYS HUNGRY was published by The University of Nebraska Press in September 2020.

She received her BA in Psychology from UC Davis, and her MFA from New York University where she was a fully funded fellow. She is currently a 2021-2023 Lighthouse Book Project Fellow.

Originally from California, she now resides in Ann Arbor, Michigan where she is working on her first YA novel.

Jihyun is represented by Serene Hakim and Annie Hwang @ Ayesha Pande Literary

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