Evelina Chao

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General Information

Name: Evelina Chao

Pen Name: None

Genres: Fiction, Non-Fiction

Born: 1949 in Chicago, Il

Website: www.evelinachao.com/index.html

Email: contact@evelinachao.com

Illinois Connection

Evelina Chao was born in Chicago, Illinois and raised in Arlington, Virginia.

Biographical and Professional Information

Chao eventually chose music and playing the violin and viola as her profession, attending Oberlin College and the Juilliard School before joining the Amici Quartet, Indianapolis Symphony and the Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra where she is currently Assistant Principal Viola, she continually grappled with the issue of identity.

Published Works

  • Gates of Grace, Warner Books, 1985
  • Yeh Yeh's House, St. Martin's Press, 2004

Titles for Purchase and at Your Library

Literary Awards

Speaking Engagements and Upcoming Appearances

Speaking Engagement Availability: (Yes)


External Links

Evelina Chao on WorldCat

Evelina Chao on Amazon


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