Born and raised in Hong Kong, Jennifer Wong is a poet, copywriter, researcher and translator. Her poems have appeared in Rialto, Morning Star, Frogmore Papers, Warwick Review, TATE ETC, Cha, QLRS (Quarterly Literary Review of Singapore) and anthologies including Lung Jazz: Young British Poets (Cinnamon Press 2012), World Record: An Anthology (Bloodaxe Books 2012) and Outloud Too (MCCM Creations 2014), Becoming Poets: The Asian English Experience edited by Agnes Lam (Peter Lang 2014). As a Swire scholar, she studied English at Oxford and received an MA in creative writing at the University of East Anglia. She was the writer-in-residence at Lingnan University in 2012 and taught creative writing to undergraduates. She reviews regularly for Sabotage Reviews, Asian Review of Books and Magma Poetry.
She has participated in Poetry Parnassus at Southbank Centre, London (Hong Kong delegate) and the Hong Kong International Literary Festival 2012. In 2014, she received the Young Artist Award (Literary Arts) from the Hong Kong Arts Development Council.
She has read and led writing workshops in the UK, Ireland, Hong Kong, Beijing and elsewhere. In 2014, she was a featured poet at the Hong Kong Young Readers Festival, offering in-school creative writing workshops and talks to students.
She is working on a PhD in poetry and poetics at Oxford Brookes University.