Hannah Bae is a Korean-American freelance journalist, writer and illustrator living in Brooklyn, NY. She is the 2020 nonfiction winner of the Rona Jaffe Foundation Writer’s Award, which is supporting her memoir-in-progress about family estrangement, mental illness, childhood trauma and cultural identity. Her essays have appeared in Catapult, Slice Magazine, Bitch Media and Pigeon Pages, among other publications. She is the recipient of recent fellowships from The Kenyon Review, The Writers’ Colony at Dairy Hollow, Asian American Writers’ Workshop, and The Poynter Institute. Hannah and her husband, Adam Oelsner, collaborate on a food writing and illustration project called Eat Drink Draw, and their work can be found on Goldthread, Tricycle.org, SupChina and their website www.EatDrinkDraw.com.