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Author: Jason Koo

Named one of the "100 Most Influential People in Brooklyn Culture" by Brooklyn Magazine, Jason Koo is the author of the poetry collections MORE THAN MERE LIGHT (Prelude Books, 2018), AMERICA'S FAVORITE POEM (Brooklyn Arts Press, 2020) and MAN ON AN EXTREMELY SAMLL ISLAND (Brooklyn Arts Press, 2020). Coeditor of the BROOKLYN POETS ANTHOLOGY (Broklyn Arts Press / Brooklyn Poets, 2017), he has published his poetry and prose in the American Scholar, Missouri Review, Village Voice and Yale Review, among other places, and won fellowships for his work from the National Endowment for the Arts, Vermont Studio Center and New York State Writers Institute. An associate teaching professor of English at Quinnipiac University, Koo is the founder and executive director of Brooklyn Poets and creator of the Bridge. He lives in Brooklyn.

America's Favorite Poem
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America's Favorite Poem

Brooklyn Arts Press

Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. "There is, it seems, an invisible question mark behind AMERICA'S FAVORITE POEM. What is it, who writes it? Jason Koo's ruminations are capacious enough to consider a Jumbotroned Jay Z, the BQE and LeBron James...

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Man on Extremely Small Island
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Man on Extremely Small Island

Brooklyn Arts Press

Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. "The poems in this book are haunted by love. Koo writes plaintively, honestly, persuasively about his experiences and the dimensions of longing. His work is also socially astute, incorporating references to bo...

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More Than Mere Light
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More Than Mere Light

Prelude Books

Poetry. Asian & Asian American Studies. "No one has written a finer, stranger, more enjoyably various and intelligent long poem than Jason's Koo's 'No Longer See,' the central poem in his splendid new book, MORE THAN MERE LIGHT. Schuyler and Knausga...

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