Wo Chan

Wo Chan is a poet and drag performer. Wo has received honors from Kundiman, New York Foundation of the Arts, The Asian American Writers Workshop, and Macdowell. Wo’s poems appear in POETRY, WUSSY, Mass Review, No Tokens, The Margins, and are anthologized in Vinegar & Char, Go Home!, and Bettering American Poetry. As a member of the Brooklyn based drag/burlesque collective Switch N’ Play, Wo has performed at The Whitney Museum of American Art, MoMA PS1, National Sawdust, New York Live Arts and elsewhere. Wo was born in Macau, China, and currently lives in New York. Find them at @theillustriouspearl.