Interview on Diacritics

Never Go Away: Neustadt Prize Nominee Hoa Nguyen on Her Poetry

photo of the poet’s mother, 1956, Vinh Long

Oct 9, 2019

“I never considered poetry as career and forever reject the corporate model to poetry. I never approached making …

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Poem featured on Verse

Poem from Red Juice featured on “Beyond the Rented World“, a Verse Playlist curated by Charles Theonia.

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Hoa Nguyen Nominated for $50,000 “American Nobel”

World Literature Today, the University of Oklahoma’s award-winning magazine of international literature and culture, has announced finalists for the 2020 Neustadt International Prize for Literature. This prestigious prize recognizes significant contributions to world literature and has a history as …

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Poetry Reading: Lee Ann Brown and Hoa Nguyen

Miami University’s Low Residency Creative Writing MFA program welcomes visiting poet Lee Ann Brown and Miami faculty poet Hoa Nguyen to read on July 30 in Irvin Hall, Room 40. Free and open to the public.

LEE ANN BROWN was …

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Low Residency Graduate Program in Creative Writing

Accepting applications for Summer 2019 residency now! Study poetry with faculty Hoa Nguyen and Laura Van Prooyen at Miami University in Oxford, OH and earn your MFA.

Small, intensive and supportive, merging a playful approach to contemporary experimentation with an …

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University of Maryland February 13: Nguyen & Evenson Read

Writers Here and Now
Hoa Nguyen & Brian Evenson perform
February 13, 2019
7:00 – 8:00 PM
University of Maryland College Park
Tawes Hall, Ulrich Recital Hall
free

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One-Day Workshop on Midwinter Day +++ k f b Poetry Lab Toronto

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

On the fortieth anniversary of Midwinter Day,
Mayer’s
 famous long poem written over the span of a day,
Hoa Nguyen leads a 3-hour poetry workshop
at knife | fork | book

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Nov. 23 at Toronto’s k f b: NGUYEN, ROGERS & CA CONRAD in Conversation

You don’t want to miss this. Toronto’s KFB POETRY LAB ONE NIGHT ONLY FRIDAY NOV 23RD

Doors 6:30PM 7PM Start

$ 15 Advance Tickets

($20 at the door $10 Students + KFB Members)

 

 

 

 

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Omnidawn’s Lake Merritt 1st / 2nd Poetry Book Contest

Now Open, Dec. 29 Deadline

 

 

Omnidawn Publishing announces their Lake Merritt 1st/2nd Poetry Book Contest, their first poetry contest that retains author identity and requests an attached statement of poetics.

Poets Rajiv Mohabir, Metta Sáma, Stacy Szymaszek, …

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Best Canadian Poetry 2018: A Celebration Oct. 21 at Toronto’s Harbourfront

Come celebrate this brilliant anthology of poetry.
Sunday, October 21, 2018 – 5:00 PM

Launched in 2008 by Tightrope Books, the Best Canadian Poetry Series features 50 Canadian poets annually, drawn from literary journals and magazines (printed and online), ushering

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