The Virginia G. Piper
Center for Creative Writing

Photograph of Erin Kong

Erin Kong

Meet Your Literary Community Exhibitor 2019

About Erin Kong

Erin Kong is a Phoenix-based actress, singer, and writer. She recently released her debut poetry collection, "korean mourning rituals." She holds a B.M. in Performance (Music Theatre) and a minor in Asian Pacific American Studies at Arizona State University. She is a co-founder of Desert Diwata, an organization dedicated to advocating and providing a safe space for Asian and Pacific Islanders through art, storytelling, and community engagement. You can find more of her at, or on Instagram @erin.kong