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

 

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 bookstore, picked by Jeff Kirby

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Toronto Launch of VEI: October 27th

TORONTO BOOK LAUNCH

HOA NGUYEN VIOLET ENERGY INGOTSviolet

THURSDAY OCTOBER 27TH

knife | fork | book @ Rick’s Cafe | 281 Augusta Avenue | Kensington Market

Doors open 6:30PM

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Review of Violet Energy Ingots on Canthius

UnknownLike a film with short takes and fast cuts, her use of line is awake, pared down to the essential, as if to leave what is no longer of service. Nguyen’s open form breaks borders between poems, leaving them …

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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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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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