Cathy Park Hong is the author of three collections of poetry: Engine Empire, Translating Mo’um, and Dance Dance Revolution, which was chosen for the Barnard Women Poets Prize. She is the recipient of a Fulbright Fellowship, a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, the New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship, and a Village Voice Fellowship for Minority Reporters. Her poems have been published in A Public Space, Paris Review, Conjunctions, McSweeney’s, Harvard Review, Boston Review, The Nation, among others. She is an Assistant Professor at Sarah Lawrence College and is regular faculty at the Queens MFA program in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Ben Schrank is the author of two novels for adults, Miracle Man and Consent, as well as the author of the Insiders series for young adults. His new novel, Love is a Canoe, is forthcoming. He has written for the Financial Times, The New York Observer, Vogue, O, and Seventeen, where he was the voice behind the fictional column “Ben’s Life.” He is President and Publisher of Razorbill, an imprint of Penguin Young Readers Group dedicated to young adult and middle grade books. He has been a creative writing professor in the MFA program at Brooklyn College and lives in Brooklyn, New York, where he grew up.

When is it?

Wednesday, February 20, 2013 - 7:00pm

Where is it?

Stedman Gallery, Fine Arts Building