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Myung Mi Kim to read in Madison this spring

In Reading Alerts on December 8, 2009 at 3:42 am

Myung Mi Kim reading

Thursday, April 8th at 4:30 p.m.
Room 126, Memorial Library, UW-Madison

Myung Mi Kim is a professor of English and a core faculty member of the poetics program at the State University of New York at Buffalo. Myung Mi Kim is the author of Penury (Omnidawn, 2009) Commons (University of California Press, 2002), DURA (Sun & Moon, 1999; Nightboat, 2008), The Bounty (Chax Press, 1996, 2000), and Under Flag (Kelsey Street Press, 1991). The anthologies in which her work has appeared include American Poets in the 21st century: The New American Poetics (Wesleyan, 2007), Moving Borders: Three Decades of Innovative Writing by Women (Talisman, 1998), Premonitions: Kaya Anthology of New Asian North American Poetry (Kaya, 1995), Making More Waves: New Writing by Asian American Women (Beacon, 1995) and other collections. Kim was awarded The Multicultural Publisher’s Exchange Award of Merit for Under Flag (Kelsey Street Press, 1991). She also received a fellowship at the Djerassi Resident Artists Program, awards from the Fund for Poetry, a Daesan Foundation Translation Grant, and the State University of New York Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activity. She lives in Buffalo, New York.

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