Cathy Park Hong
is a poet whose latest collection, Engine Empire, was published in 2012 by W.W. Norton. Her other collections include Dance Dance Revolution, chosen by Adrienne Rich for the Barnard Women Poets Prize, and Translating Mo'um. Hong is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship and the New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship. Her poems have been published in Poetry, A Public Space, the Paris Review, McSweeney’s, Baffler, Boston Review, and the Nation, among other journals. Her writing on politics and her reviews have appeared in the Village Voice, the Guardian, Salon, Christian Science Monitor, and New York Times Magazine. She is the poetry editor of the New Republic and is an associate professor at Sarah Lawrence College. “Forecasts,” by Hong and artist Adam Shecter, was included in “Negative Infinity,” the fifteenth issue of Triple Canopy, published in 2011.
has exhibited widely in New York (venues include D’Amelio Terras, BAMcinematek, Brooklyn Arts Council, Eyebeam, John Connelly Presents, and Deitch Projects), as well as in Miami, Boston and Paris. A graduate of the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, he lives and works in Long Island City.
“Forecasts” was produced by Triple Canopy as part of its Immaterial Literature
project area, supported in part by the Brown Foundation, Inc., of Houston, the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and the New York State Council on the Arts.