Midwest Poets Series: Sally Wen Mao

Sally Wen Mao
Thursday, March 31, 2022 - 7:00pm
Zoom Virtual Event

Sally Wen Mao is the author of two collections of poetry, “Oculus” (Graywolf Press, 2019), a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and “Mad Honey Symposium” (Alice James Books, 2014). The recipient of a Pushcart Prize and a National Endowment for the Arts fellowship, she was recently a Cullman Fellow at the New York Public Library, a Jenny McKean Moore Writer-in-Washington at the George Washington University, and a Lannan Foundation Resident in Marfa, Texas. She has taught poetry at Cornell University, The George Washington University, Hunter College, Sarah Lawrence College MFA program, Catapult, Poet's House, and the 92 Street Y, among other places. Her poetry and prose have appeared in The Best American Poetry, The Paris Review, Poetry, Harpers Bazaar, The Kenyon Review, The Georgia Review, Guernica, and A Public Space, among others. She is a Kundiman fellow in both fiction and poetry, and most recently, she was a Shearing Fellow at the Black Mountain Institute. Sign up here to receive the online link.