Garrett Hongo

Garrett Hongo was born in Volcano, Hawai'i, lived as a child in Kahuku on O'ahu, and grew up thereafter in Los Angeles. He is the author of two previous collections of poetry, three anthologies, and "Volcano: A Memoir of Hawai'i. "His poems and essays have appeared in "The Kenyon Review, The New York Times, Los Angeles Times, The New Yorker, Ploughshares, "and "Virginia Quarterly Review, " among others. He has been the recipient of several awards, including fellowships from the NEA and the...See more