A Southern California native, Jason Masino (he/him & they/them) received his BA in Dramatic Art from the University of California, Davis, in 2010 and MFA in Creative Writing with a Poetry & Creative Nonfiction focus from Regis University in 2022. Their work has been published in Cultural Weekly, Inverted Syntax, Rigorous, Call + Response, Squircle Line Press, Quillkeeper’s Press, and others. Jason’s work commonly explores themes of consumerism, existentialism, exploitation, and wonder.
Jason Masino (he,him & they/them) is an artist, writer & creative problem solver who currently serves as a Program Manager at Public Allies Los Angeles.
This piece is part of Public Allies’ campaign to highlight voices of AAPI and Jewish-American Allies, alumni, staff, and partners throughout Asian-American/Pacific Islander and Jewish American Heritage Month.