Visiting Writers Series Hosts Hoa Nguyen
October 18, 2018
Room: Great Hall
UMass Amherst Campus
Born in the Mekong Delta and raised in the Washington, D.C. area, Hoa Nguyen is the author of five books of poetry, including As Long As Trees Last and Red Juice: Poems 1998 - 2008. Her most recent book Violet Energy Ingots, also from Wave Books, received a 2017 Griffin Prize for Poetry nomination. She teaches creative writing and poetics for Ryerson University, Bard College, and Miami University as well as in a popular long-running, private workshop.