Poetry. Women's Studies. "Turn down the lights, hang on to your nightcaps—Hillary is Dreaming! Hilarious and true, or truly hilarious, this ripping, gripping dream of a book plays a fierce defense, shining an ultralight beam on the questions of the day. And night. An affair of the heart, lamentation and idyll, visions of eidos blaze. Earnest or ironic, or just plain cheeky, she's (Hillary or Geneva?) 'done being sorry.'—Norma Cole
Genève/Geneva Chao is the author of ONE OF US IS WAVE ONE OF US IS SHORE (Otis Books | Seismicity Editions, 2016), A Discours Amoureux in French and English, and HILLARY IS DREAMING (Make Now Press, 2016), an imagined dream journal of Hillary Rodham Clinton during the 2016 primary season. She is the translator of Gérard Cartier's TRISTRAN (Make Now Press/lx press, 2015) and, with François Luong, of Nicolas Tardy's ENCRUSTED ON THE LIVING (Make Now Press/lx press, 2015). She translated pieces by Christophe Tarkos for the collection MA LANGUE EST POéTIQUE (Roof Books, 2001) and pieces by Yves Di Manno for REVIEW OF TWO WORLDS: FRENCH AND AMERICAN POETRY IN TRANSLATION (Otis Books | Seismicity Editions, 2005). Her work has appeared in Mission at Tenth, Boxkite, Boston Review, n/a literary journal, New American Writing, The L.A. Telephone Book, (Satellite) Telephone, Diagram, Can We Have Our Ball Back?, Boog City, and other journals.
Author City: LOS ANGELES, CA USA