Discipline: Literature – poetry

Cathy Park Hong

Discipline: Literature – poetry
Region: Brooklyn, NY
MacDowell fellowships: 2003, 2004, 2008, 2009, 2012, 2014, 2018

Cathy Park Hong's latest poetry collection, Engine Empire, was published in 2012 by W.W. Norton. Her other collections include 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. She is the poetry editor of the The New Republic and is a professor at Rutgers-Newark University. Her book of essays Stand Up will be published by One World/Random House in 2020.



Cathy Park Hong worked in the Kirby studio.

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