Diana Khoi Nguyen

2020 Poetry Faculty

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A poet and multimedia artist, Diana Khoi Nguyen is the author of Ghost Of (2018), which was selected by Terrance Hayes for the Omnidawn Open Contest. In addition to winning the 92Y “Discover”/ 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. Visit her website here or check out an interview on Literary Hub. Generate multimedia poetry work through investigation & experimentation in Diana’s poetry workshop. Or explore radical empathy in Diana’s craft session.