Haolun Xu is a Chinese-American writer and filmmaker based in New Jersey and New York who focuses on poetry and fiction. Born in Nanning, China, he immigrated to the United States in 1999. He was raised in central New Jersey and holds a B.A. in English/Political Science from Rutgers University.
Haolun’s writing has previously been published in national literary journals such as Electric Literature, Witness, jubilat, New Ohio Review, Raleigh Review, Meridian, and more. Haolun’s work has been nominated multiple times for the Pushcart Prize, and also for Best Of The Net.
Haolun’s debut chapbook, Ultimate Sun Cell, is forthcoming with New Delta Review, placing Runner-Up in the 2021 Chapbook Contest, judged by Brandon Shimoda.
Haolun is the film director of the short film, Winter Prayer (2021), and the co-writer for the short film, In Passing (2021), directed by Ryan Quon.
He served as 2021 Poet-In-Residence for Centrum and is a 2021 Brooklyn Poets Fellow. However, see below for a complete list of publications and awards.
For contact, please email Haolun at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Feel free also to connect with him on Twitter, he is always open to conversing and chatting. Handle: @haolun1