Readings in Contemporary Poetry

Thursday, November 12, 1998
548 West 22nd Street, NYC, 7:00pm

Kimiko Hahn

Kimiko Hahn is the author of Air Pocket (Hanging Loose Press, 1989), Earshot (HLP, 1992) which was awarded the Theodore Roethke Memorial Poetry Prize and an Association of Asian American Studies Literature Award, The Unbearable Heart (Kaya, 1996), which received an American Book Award, Volatile (HLP, forthcoming, 1998) and Mosquito and Ant (W.W. Norton, forthcoming, 1999). In 1995 she wrote ten portraits of women for a two-hour HBO special entitled Ainít Nuthin But a She-thing. She is a recipient of fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, and the New York Foundation for the Arts, as well as a Lila Wallace-Readerís Digest Writersí Award. Kimiko Hahn is an Associate Professor in the English Department at Queens College/CUNY.