Hieu Minh Nguyen
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Reading with second year Stegner Fellows in Poetry and Fiction, Hieu Minh Nguyen and Kate Folk.
Hieu Minh Nguyen is a queer Vietnamese American poet from Saint Paul, Minnesota. He is the author of This Way to the Sugar (Write Bloody Press, 2014) and Not Here (Coffee House Press, 2018). A recipient of the Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation, Hieu is also a 2018 McKnight Writing Fellow, a Kundiman Fellow, and a 2017 National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellow. His work has appeared in Poetry Magazine, Best American Poetry, The Academy of American Poets, and The New York Times. He is a graduate of the MFA Program for Writers at Warren Wilson College.
Kate Folk's work has appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine, Zyzzyva, Granta, One Story, and elsewhere. She's received support from the Headlands Center for the Arts, MacDowell, the Vermont Studio Center, and the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts. Her story collection, and a novel, are forthcoming from Random House.