Humanities Center

Mai Der Vang, Poetry Reading and Discussion

Thursday, Mar. 7, 2019
Zingg Recital Hall, Arts and Humanities Building

Mai Der Vang is the author of Afterland (Graywolf Press, 2017), winner of the 2016 Walt Whitman Award from the Academy of American Poets, longlisted for the 2017 National Book Award in Poetry, and a finalist for the 2018 Kate Tufts Discovery Award. Mai Der is a member of the Hmong American Writers’ Circle where she helped co-edit How Do I Begin: A Hmong American Literary Anthology. Born and raised in Fresno, California, she earned degrees from the University of California Berkeley and Columbia University.

Cosponsored by the Writer’s Voice at CSU, Chico

Portrait of Mai Der Vang