Christine Imperial is a Filipino-American writer. She is an incoming Cultural Studies PhD student at UC Davis. She holds MFA in Creative Writing from CalArts and BFA in Creative Writing from Ateneo de Manila University. Her manuscript will be published by Ohio University State's literary imprint Mad Creek Press as the 2021 Gournay Prize Winner in Spring 2023. She has been published in POETRY, American Book Review, and TLDTD, among others.