Toronto, Nov. 16: Conn, Nguyen, Thien, & Whittall Read for Pivot Series

Pivot Reading Series, Toronto, November 16th
with Jan Conn, Hoa Nguyen, Madeleine Thien, and Zoe Whittall
8 PM
1051 Bloor St West

 

 

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Chicago: Nguyen and Yankelevich Read Nov. 15

Columbia College Chicago’s Creative Writing Department presents the Fall 2016 Reading Series. This reading opens with graduate creative nonfiction student Sara Hendery and closes with a Q&A session with the audience. Selected titles will be available for sale. 14917101_10154662791982436_6037434158250331938_o

Hoa Nguyen …

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Toronto Book Launch Oct. 27th at Knife Fork Book

Three cheers for the launch of Violet Energy Ingots at Toronto’s only ALL POETRY bookstore, Knife Fork Books!

 

Thurs. OCT 27 knife | fork | book @ Rick’s Cafe | 281 Augusta Avenue | Kensington Market

TORONTO BOOK LAUNCH

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THURSDAY OCTOBER 27TH

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NYC Reading Wed. Oct 19: Nguyen and Caples at the Poetry Project

Garrett Caples & Hoa Nguyen read

Wednesday, October 19, 2016, 8:00 pm

at the Poetry Project

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VEI in the New York Times

Violet Energy Ingots reviewed in the NYT with Etel Adnan, Peter Boyle, and Michael Palmer.

 

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On Bustle’s 12 New Must-Read Poetry Collections

As selected by E. CE MILLER: Cmg-Es4WcAASFht

“I’m kind of obsessed with Hoa Nguyen, and here’s why: she somehow manages to point out the serious imperfections in our modern world, in our human history, in people and societies as a whole, …

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Toronto Launch of VEI: October 27th

TORONTO BOOK LAUNCH

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THURSDAY OCTOBER 27TH

knife | fork | book @ Rick’s Cafe | 281 Augusta Avenue | Kensington Market

Doors open 6:30PM…

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Review of Violet Energy Ingots on Boston Review

Unknown“These are deeply personal, domestic poems, caught up in household activities, the nuances of partnership and parenthood, changing weather, and the day-to-day turbulences that make up the real terrain of our emotional lives: frustration with loved ones, appreciation for our …

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Two Poems on Hyperallergic

New poetry editor, Wendy Xu, has selected two poems by Hoa Nguyen for her monthly series that brings original poetry to the screens of Hyperallergic readers.

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Review of Violet Energy Ingots on Canthius

UnknownLike a film with short takes and fast cuts, her use of line is awake, pared down to the essential, as if to leave what is no longer of service. Nguyen’s open form breaks borders between poems, leaving them …

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