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

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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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“Haunted Sonnet” Poem of the Day at Poets.org

“‘Haunted Sonnet’ is a sonnet among many sonnets that I tend to write (little songs). It is informed by dream and Greek myth and investigates the notion of

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Celebrating Poet John Wieners at Poets House, NYC, Thursday October 22

The poetry of John Wieners (1934-2004) influenced the San Francisco Renaissance, the Beats, and the poetics of pacifism and gay rights. The many registers of Wiener’s poetry are explored in an evening of readings and conversation occasioned by the publication …

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