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9/9 - "Ghost Of" by Diana Khoi Nguyen

On Monday, September 9, poet Diana Khoi Nguyen will read as part of the University of Tennessee Creative Writing Series.

A poet and multimedia artist, Diana Khoi Nguyen’s debut collection, Ghost Of (Omnidawn, 2018), was selected by Terrance Hayes for the Omnidawn Open Contest. In addition to winning the 92Y "Discovery" / Boston Review Poetry Contest, 2019 Kate Tufts Discovery Award and Colorado Book Award, she was also a finalist for the National Book Award and L.A. Times Book Prize. A Kundiman fellow, she is currently a writer-in-residence at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville and teaches in the Randolph College MFA.

The reading begins at 7 pm in the Lindsay Young Auditorium in Hodges Library on the University of Tennessee Campus. The event is free and open to the public; all are encouraged to attend.

There will also be a Q&A for all students and faculty at 3:30pm in 1210 McClung.

Union Ave Books will be providing book sales for this event. 

Event Date: 
Monday, September 9, 2019 - 7:00pm
Address: 
517 Union Ave.
Knoxville, TN 37902
Books: 
Ghost Of Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781632430526
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Omnidawn - April 3rd, 2018