Red Hen Press, 2023 Pre-order on Amazon Following her husband’s massive heart attack, Cynthia Hogue began writing poems based on dreams and memories that he, born during WWII in occupied France, had as a child growing up in a time of vast postwar food shortages. Hogue embarked on a quest to discover if there were... Continue Reading →
August 27 Arizona local time 1pm Join Tram Editions this Saturday 8/27 as we launch Cynthia Hogue's CONTAIN chapbook! Hogue will read selections from her new chapbook, and special guests Priscilla Wathington, Aliah Lavonne Tigh, and Mary Gilliland will read their poems too! The launch is 4pm CST/5pm EST! If you'd like to RSVP to... Continue Reading →
November 12 @ 2pm EST An in-person book launch to celebrate three recently published translations, including Khal Torabully’s Cargo Hold of Stars: Coolitude (Seagull Books, 2021, Oxford-Weidenfeld Translation Prize winner), Giovanna Cristina Vivinetto’s Dolore Minimo (Saturnalia Books, 2022, Malinda A. Markham Translation Prize winner), and Nicole Brossard’s Distantly (Omnidawn, 2022, reviewed on the Poetry Foundation... Continue Reading →
As much as human beings were made to stay inside their homes in many places, pulled back like the awkward weeds we can be, threatened with culling by the mind of the garden, we were, in that way, contained by the pandemic.
This ekphrastic series is a meditation on matter and form in a time of catastrophe, words and insights channeled in an inward-outward communion inspired by O'Hara's work as well as by the enormity of the tragedy.
Distinguished Visiting Writer Reading Cynthia reads Feb. 6, 2014 as part of the Spring 2014 Barbara & David Zalaznick Reading Series. Cornell University. http://www.cornell.edu/video/poetry-reading-by-cynthia-hogue “Awards Ceremony Reading with Sylvain Gallais from Fortino Sámano (The overflowing of the poem).” Poets Forum 2013. Academy of American Poets. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H2GGyLd-qjI
In close readings of Dickinson, Moore, H.D., and Rich, the author makes a new argument about the division that permeates their poetic speaking subjects.
On Place in Poetry "What Earth Remembers: An Alchemy of Place in Poetry" 9:30 am -10:30 am Saturday January 8, 2022 Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86030713216