Cathy Park Hong

Cathy Park HongThomas Sayers Ellis, 2007
Cathy Park Hong is the author of Translating Mo'um, (Hanging Loose Press, 2002); Dance Dance Revolution (W.W. Norton, 2007), winner of the Barnard New Women Poets Prize; and Engine Empire (W.W. Norton, 2012). She is the recipient of fellowships from the Fulbright Foundation, the NEA, and the New York Foundation for the Arts. Her writing on politics and her reviews have appeared in the Village Voice, the Guardian, Salon, Christian Science Monitor, and New York Times Magazine. She is an associate professor at Sarah Lawrence College and is regular faculty at the Queens MFA program in Charlotte, North Carolina.

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Articles By CATHY PARK HONG

  • Against Witness
    Paul Celan, Doris Salcedo, and memory in the Internet age
  • How Words Fail
    Does language reflect the world? Or is it a distorting mirror that never gets reality straight?

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  • Listen Don’t Hold Out for Love
    The editors talk with contributors to the Q & A issue, including Randall Mann, Cathy Park Hong, and H.L. Hix.

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Cathy Park Hong

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Cathy Park Hong is the author of Translating Mo'um, (Hanging Loose Press, 2002); Dance Dance Revolution (W.W. Norton, 2007), winner of the Barnard New Women Poets Prize; and Engine Empire (W.W. Norton, 2012). She is the recipient of fellowships from the Fulbright Foundation, the NEA, and the New York Foundation for the Arts. Her writing on politics and her reviews have appeared in the Village Voice, the Guardian, Salon, . . .

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