Archive for the ‘ Interview ’ Category

 

Interview: Hoa Nguyen in Buffalo’s The Public with Kevin Thurston

“Nguyen was returning to Vietnam for the first time since she was three years old when this interview took place. Between packing and planning, she provided a spectacular interview.”

 

 

Hoa Nguyen reads at the Just Buffalo Writing Center

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Perceptual Expressions of the Known: Hoa Nguyen on Fred Wah

 

Hoa Nguyen on the poetics of Fred Wah, her private workshops, Olson, Uranus in earth signs, and writing as a connecting investigation.

 

In conversation with Paolo Javier for the Poetry Foundation.

 

 

 

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Prior in Conversation with Nguyen at The Walrus

from an interview on The Walrus:

Unknown“Her poems often use carefully juxtaposed phrases— images, fragments of dialogue, puns—in order to reveal the power structures and ideologies embedded in the seemingly most innocuous of comments and objects.

‘Gather the …

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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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Interview on the Rusty Toque

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Jacqueline Valencia interviews Hoa Nguyen here.

 

 

“What matters to me in poetry is when poetry risks saying something–and addresses the complicated mess that is modernity.”

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On JazzFM 91: Best Canadian Poetry 2015 with Hoa Nguyen

Recordings of a conversation with and poem by Hoa Nguyen. Text by Shirley Camia:
“The tumultuous period of the Vietnam War finds new meaning in one of the best Canadian poems of the year”

 

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Interview with Hoa Nguyen on Kore Biters

Hoa Nguyen on Kore Biters: A monthly interview series that highlights the writing and literary activism of women writers who are transgressive and transformative by Arisa White and Rosebud Ben-Oni.

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Poetry and Pho

In conversation with the amazing poet Paul Maziar.

“There’s ever a sense of dailiness in Nguyen’s poems, which are full of life — right now as well as the past. Reading these poems one imagines her dancing around the house …

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Skanky Possum Interview on the Town Crier

Dale Smith and Hoa Nguyen talking about the history of Skanky Possum: the journal, imprint, and reading series. Interviewed by Jess Taylor.

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