Toronto reading with poets Crate, DeRango-Adem, Mooney, and Nguyen: Tuesday, Jan. 10

Join the Rowers Series at Supermarket on Tuesday, January 10 for a wonderful evening of poetry and prose featuring Joan Crate, Adebe DeRango-Adem, Jacob McArthur Mooney and Hoa Nguyen.



Note: we are an early evening event. Supermarket’s back …

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VEI as Sundress Favorite Pick

“Her use of language, of dominant music and skill, knocked me down. … I will be keeping this book close to me for a long time.”
–selected by poet Darren Demaree



Sundress Picks for Our Favorite Books of 2016

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End of Year Lists & Violet Energy Ingots

Owl said // Don’t destroy your house / and run


VEI at The Walrus, picked by Damian Rogers

VEI at League of Canadian Poets, picked by Kate Sutherland
VEI at knife | fork | book, Toronto’s all poetry …

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Reading and Writing thru H.D.’s Collected: A Poetry Workshop

Reading and Writing through H.D.’s Collected Poems: A Poetry Workshop
from January 22 to April 30, 201
7 (Cyberspace and Toronto, ON)hd-book-image

Limitless cyber-seats.
Toronto-based seats fill fast. Do not delay.

How else to write poetry? Read.…

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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




knife | fork | book @ Rick’s Cafe | 281

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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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