Kimberly Nguyễn is a Vietnamese-American diaspora poet originally born in Omaha, Nebraska but currently living in New York City. She is a graduate of Vassar College, where she was a recipient of a Beatrice Daw Brown Prize for Excellence in Poetry. Her work can be found in diaCRITICS, perhappened mag, Hobart, Muzzle Magazine, and more. She was a finalist for Kundiman’s 2021 Mentorship Lab fellowship, a Best of the Net 2020 nominee, and long listed for Palette Poetry’s Previously Published Poem Prize. She is currently an Emerging Voices fellow in poetry at PEN America.