Christine Xiong is a fourth-year PhD Candidate in English at Stanford University. She holds a BA (hon.) in English from the University of British Columbia. Her research broadly explores Pacific Ocean ecologies in Asian diaspora literatures and performance. As workshop coordinator, she is committed to fostering rich interdisciplinary dialogue that is as intellectually curious as it is epistemologically just. Christine also co-curates the Queer Transpacifics colloquy for Stanford Humanities Center’s Arcade.