Chia-Chia Lin graduated with an MFA in Fiction from the Iowa Writer’s Workshop, where she received the Henfield Prize. Her short stories have appeared in The Paris Review, Glimmer Train, The Missouri Review, Zyzzyva, and other journals.
BookSwell was created to forge connections between readers and writers in Los Angeles.
We help make the book scene easier to navigate, introduce readers to new writing, and interweave digital and real-life literary experiences.
Our passion is elevating underrepresented voices in publishing, including writers of color and LGBTQ, female, and indie writers.