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Emperatriz Ung

Independent Game Designer
Emperatriz Ung is a Chinese-Colombian game designer & writer from the American Southwest. Her creative work predominantly explores personal struggles with mental health, teen motherhood, and generational trauma. She earned her BA in English from the University of New Mexico, and her MA in English Literature from Georgetown University, where she was a fellow at the Lannan Center for Poetics & Social Justice. She looks to help amplify underrepresented voices in the game development and game studies community and has recently spoken at the Game Devs of Color Expo, GaymerX East, and PixelPop Festival.

Follow her on Twitter at @mprtrzng.