Jiayi Liao is a rising senior in high school born and raised in Beijing, China. She is deeply intrigued by art, music, and literature of different cultures in the world.
She aims to build bridges of cross-cultural understanding through writing. Her pieces have been published by Skipping Stones, Blue Marble Review, and KidSpirit.
Jiayi initiated Youth League of Traditional Culture to promote cultural heritage preservation in her community and beyond.