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Stegner Fellow Reading with Kate Folk and Hieu Minh Nguyen

April 15, 2020 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center

Kate FolkĀ 

Hieu Minh Nguyen

Free and open to the public.

Kate Folk was born and raised in Iowa City, Iowa, and has lived in San Francisco since 2008. Her stories have appeared or are forthcoming inMcSweeney's Quarterly,Zyzzyva,One Story, Prairie Schooner, andGranta, among others. She's received fellowships from the MacDowell Colony and the Vermont Studio Center, and is a 2016-19 Affiliate Artist at the Headlands Center for the Arts. She holds an MFA from the University of San Francisco, and is a fiction editor atJoyland Magazineand the quarterly journal Your Impossible Voice. Her website is www.katefolk.com.

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.

Event Sponsor: 
Creative Writing Program
Contact Email: 
creative1@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
650-723-0011

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