Posts Tagged: Monica Youn
Sunday 7/2: Jennifer Soong, Rawaan Alkhatib, and Sara Deniz Akant present books from Futurepoem. Berl’s Poetry Shop, 3 p.m., free.
Tuesday 7/4: Macy’s launches fireworks. East River – Midtown, Sunset, Free.
Thursday 7/6: Scaachi Koul presents One Day We’ll All Be Dead and None of This Will Matter....more
At the Paris Review, Monica Youn discusses her latest “Twinkie” poem, “Goldacre,” written after last year’s Best American Poetry controversy:
It was around the same time that I first heard the insult “Twinkie”—yellow on the outside, white on the inside—a label I brooded over.