Diana Khoi Nguyen

2023 Workshop Faculty

A poet and multimedia artist, Diana Khoi Nguyen is the author of Ghost Of (Omnidawn 2018) and recipient of a 2021 fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts. In addition to winning the 92Y Discovery 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. In Spring 2022, she was an artist-in-residence at Brown University, where she curated an exhibit at the Providence Public Library, “Would That.” A Kundiman fellow and member of the Vietnamese artist collective She Who Has No Master(s), she is core faculty in the Randolph College Low-Residency MFA and an Assistant Professor at the University of Pittsburgh. 

Diana Khoi Nguyen will offer a poetry workshop, Listening to Images, and a craft session, The Prose Poem, Lyrical Prose, and the Intimacy of a Sentence, as well as an evening reading followed by Q&A.