Siel Ju is the author of Cake Time, a novel-in-stories, as well as two poetry chapbooks, Feelings Are Chemicals in Transit and Might Club. Her stories and poems appear in ZYZZYVA, The Missouri Review (Poem of the Week), The Los Angeles Review, Denver Quarterly, and other places. Siel holds a Ph.D. in Literature and Creative Writing from the University of Southern California. She gives away a book a month at sielju.com.
Too Close to Home: On Yun Ko-eun’s “The Disaster Tourist”
Siel Ju takes a trip with "The Disaster Tourist," the recently released novel by Yun Ko-eun....
To Be Young, Rich, and Screen-Addicted: Lindsey Lee Johnson’s “The Most Dangerous Place on Earth”
In Lindsey Lee Johnson’s “The Most Dangerous Place on Earth” privileged teenagers deal with the aftermath of a peer’s suicide....
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