Join Rachelle as she talks with Ocean Vuong, author of BURNINGS.
This Wednesday, December 15th at 10 am PST, 1 pm EST
To listen live: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/onword
Born in 1988 in Saigon, Vietnam, Ocean Vuong is the author of Burnings (Sibling Rivalry Press 2011). He currently resides in New York City as an undergraduate English Major at Brooklyn College, CUNY. His poems have received an Academy of American Poets Prize, the Beatrice Dubin Rose Award, the Connecticut Poetry Society’s Al Savard Award, as well as four Pushcart Prize nominations. His work has been translated into Vietnamese, Korean, Russian, and Hindi. Poems appear in Word Riot, Diode, Lantern Review, SOFTBLOW, Asia Literary Review, and PANK among others. He blogs at www.oceanvuong.blogspot.com