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10/21/2012: A reading and conversation with Paolo Javier, Cathy Park Hong and Cheena Marie Lo (SF)


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OCTOBER 21st, 2012



A reading and conversation with Paolo Javier, Cathy Park Hong and Cheena Marie Lo

Paolo Javier is the current Queens Poet Laureate. The recipient of grants from the Queens Council on the Arts and New York State Council on the Arts, he is the author of five chapbooks and three full-length poetry collections, including The Feeling Is Actual(Marsh Hawk Press, 2011). Javier also publishes 2nd Avenue Poetry, and curates Queens Poet Lore, a roving poetry series set across the borough.

Cathy Park Hong’s first book, Translating Mo’um was published in 2002 by Hanging Loose Press. Her second collection, Dance Dance Revolution, was chosen for the Barnard Women Poets Prize and was published in 2007 by WW Norton. Her third book of poems, Engine Empire, was published in May 2012 by WW Norton.   Her poems have been published in A Public SpacePoetryParis ReviewConjunctions, Lana Turner, McSweeney’sBoston ReviewThe NationAmerican Letters & CommentaryDenver Quarterly, and other journals.She is a professor at Sarah Lawrence College.

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