Weike Wang earned her MFA in fiction from Boston University. She also holds degrees (B.S. and M.S) from Harvard University. Her fiction has been published in or is forthcoming from Smokelong Quarterly, Redivider, Alaska Quarterly Review, Glimmer Train, and Ploughshares. She currently lives in New York City with her dog, Biscuit. Chemistry is her first novel, for which she was selected by The National Book Foundation as one of the 5 Under 35 honorees in 2017.