Poetry. Asian American Studies. In her second book-length collection, Sueyeun Juliette Lee suggests that suicide, K-pop, tourism, and atomic explosions have emerged as expressions of the forces upholding untenable national imaginations. Go underground with her and enter into a subterranean consideration of how History collides with human memory to generate new, unseen currents for being.
Author City: PITTSBURGH, PA USA
Sueyeun Juliette Lee grew up three miles from the CIA. She teaches poetry at the University of Pittsburgh and edits Corollary Press, a chapbook series devoted to multi-ethnic innovative writing. She is also a contributing editor at EOAGH and co-curates the multi-genre reading and performance series POETRY ((PRO) (FANA)). She is the author of two full-length collections of poetry, THAT GORGEOUS FEELING (Coconut Press, 2008) and UNDERGROUND NATIONAL (Factory School, 2010).
Reviews and Other Links
Steven Karl in Sink Review
Thomas Fink on Verse blog