Toronto Poetry Reading April 14 with Nguyen, Benjamin, Lanthier, LoveGrove, Cassells, & Konchan

Spring is here – almost! Come celebrate with a literary reading.


Where: The Central, 603 Markham Street

When: April 14, 6:30-9

This reading will feature: Hoa Nguyen, Tova Benjamin, Kateri Lanthier, Jennifer LoveGrove, Cyrus Cassells, and Virginia Konchan.

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Reading & Writing through John Wiener’s Selected: A Poetry Workshop

Reading and Writing through John Wiener’s Supplication: A Poetry Workshop from May 8 to June 19, 2016
(Cyberspace and Toronto, ON)

John Wiener’s Supplication: Selected Poems

To inquire about becoming a virtual or in-person student, please contact me at …

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Writing Fellowship Award to Study in Oaxaca during Dia de Los Muertos

1458095495293June 30 deadline to apply for a writing fellowship award. The USPiM Fellowship Award includes full conference offerings, 7 nights lodging (Saturday, October 29 – Saturday, November 5, 2016), and one excursion (Approx. value $1,200). The recipient will give a

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Sonoma State Univ., Tues. March 8: Poets Kyger and Nguyen Read



Writers at Sonoma Present
Poetry Reading with
Joanne Kyger and Hoa Nguyen

7:00 pm  Tuesday, March 8
Ives 101
Free and Open to the Public



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Berkeley’s Univ. Press Books: Nguyen and Conoley Read 3 PM Sunday March 6, 2016

University Press Books is very excited to welcome Hoa Nguyen and Gillian Conoley for a reading of their poems this coming Sunday, the 6th of March. If weather permits, the reading will be held on our garden patio, and …

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From Bhanu Kapil: Xylem and Phloem Notes

IMG_2523Xylem and Phloem Notes from Bhanu Kapil:
Hoa Nguyen, Lorenzo Gonzalez-Flores, Ximena Keogh Serrano and Martin F. Manalansan

“Hoa’s being-with — with us all — in that space — shifted something in me, in so many of us, and made …

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Review of *Tells* by Ryo Yamaguchi

From New Pages: “Few poets can so effectively evoke the mind as an organ of thought: imperfect, messy, juggling several things simultaneously, both logical and emotional. There are special moments in these poems when that juggling feels especially breathless, …

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Reading & Writing through Frank O’Hara’s Collected Poems

Reading & Writing through Frank O’Hara’s Collected Poems
A Poetry Workshop with Hoa Nguyen
Jan 10 to May 1, 2016
in Cyberspace and Toronto


41VM7SRYTBLIn this workshop, we will study Frank O’Hara’s Collected Poems; our engagement will generate …

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Canadian Poetry 2015 Launch at IFOA Toronto

Join Tightrope Books and the Best Canadian Poetry Series on Friday, October 30, 7:30 PM at Lakeside Terrace, Harbourfront Centre for a special evening celebrating Canadian poetry.

The Best Canadian Poetry in English, 2015 is the eighth edition of Canada’s …

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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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