Cathy Park Hong

Cathy Park Hong

Two Virtual Events with Poet and Nonfiction writer Cathy Park Hong

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

6:30 p.m. EST

A reading by Cathy Park Hong, followed by a conversation with Creative Writing faculty member Robyn Schiff. Attendees will be invited to join in with their own questions. Open to the public.

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Thursday, February 11, 2021

1:00-2:00 p.m. EST

Craft talk and Q&A with English and Creative Writing students and faculty (e-mail for the Zoom link)

Cathy Park Hong’s book of creative nonfiction, Minor Feelings, was published in Spring 2020 by One World/Random House (US) and Profile Books (UK). She is also the author of poetry collections Engine Empire, published in 2012 by W.W. Norton, Dance Dance Revolution, chosen by Adrienne Rich for the Barnard Women Poets Prize, and Translating Mo'um. Hong is the recipient of the Windham-Campbell Prize, the Guggenheim Fellowship, and a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship. Her poems have been published in PoetryA Public Space, Paris ReviewMcSweeney'sBaffler, Yale ReviewThe Nation, and other journals. She is the poetry editor of the New Republic and is a professor at Rutgers-Newark University.