Cathy Park Hong

Cathy Park Hong

Cathy Park Hong is the author of three poetry collections, including Dancing Dance Revolution, which won the Barnard Women Poets Award, and Engine Empire, which was picked by Adrienne Rich for the Barnard Women Poets Prize. The Windham-Campbell Literary Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship have all been awarded to Hong. Poetry, The New York Times, The Paris Review, McSweeney's, Boston Review, and other publications have published her work. She is the poetry editor of The New Republic and a full professor in the MFA program in poetry at Rutgers University-Newark.