Creative Writing Program at Miami University Summer 2016

b1LeXNvHHoa Nguyen, mentor in the Miami University Low Residency MFA, performs Monday August 15 at Miami University Bookstore, Shriver Center.

The program’s terrific line-up also includes:

Slate publisher Keith Hernandez
Former Director of Literary Grants for the NEA/Current Virginia Quarterly …

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OUT OF THE MARGINS :: POEMS BY HOA NGUYEN

jadebroken_mom2-768x768We move deeper into summer with poems by Hoa Nguyen. These poems use language in sometimes unsettling, disorienting, also playful, ways. Our attention is brought to the sounds of words, the slippery order of letters, the elusiveness of meaning,

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An Interview with Hoa Nguyen by Shelley Feller of BWR

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“I love density, hooks, edges, and blurs—like poems as a three minute post-punk song.

But I also want to get the worlds in—and include the reader.”

 

On process, tarot, recent reading recommendations, and more in 

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Interview with Hoa Nguyen with James Lindsay on Toronto’s Open Book

by James Lindsay

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VEI: Named a 2016 Top Pick by Publisher’s Weekly.

In his introduction to Red Juice (poems 1998-2008), Anselm Berrigan describes the poetry of Hoa Nguyen as, “sonic environments made …

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Reading & Writing through Fred Wah’s Scree: A Poetry Workshop with Hoa Nguyen

pjimageReading and Writing through Fred Wah’s Scree: A Poetry Workshop from Sept. 11 to Dec. 11, 2016 (Cyberspace and Toronto, ON)

To inquire about becoming a virtual or in-person student, please contact me at hn2626@gmail.com. I will gladly …

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VIOLET ENERGY INGOTS NAMED A TOP BOOK OF THE FALL BY PUBLISHERS WEEKLY

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Violet Energy Ingots by Hoa Nguyen (September, 2016) has been listed in the top ten poetry collections of fall 2016 by Publishers Weekly!

It’s Nguyen’s fourth collection, and the first since Red Juice: Poems 1998-2008.

The poems in …

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Review of “Tells…” by Allison Noelle Conner

“For Nguyen, language is not static or unchanging or inherent. It can easily be fragmented to reveal hidden meanings, alternative possibilities, and unknown sentiments. It can exist as a song that resists the rational, the ordered, the logical, the dominant. …

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Voice Recording from Harry’s House

Voice recording from Harry’s House Vol. III by Hoa Nguyen

A Thousand Times You Lose Your Treasure

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Make-out poetry and punk rock

“Nguyen works with art that is messy and disobedient, art that makes use of distortion and force, and she spoke of music as a ritualized remedy.”

Liz Lvov on a recent talk and reading at Hamilton College.

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Seattle Reading Tonight: Natasha Marin, Hoa Nguyen, and Matthew Trease

13006586_10103727850374909_8328924896731902958_nTonight, Friday April 22, I’ll be reading for Margin Shift alongside local writers and artists Natasha Marin and Matthew Trease.
Common Area Maintenance in Belltwon at 2125 2nd Ave at 7pm.

I hope to see you all there.

From

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