Poet Eugene Gloria explores his dual cultural history as an Asian American in his four books of poetry—Sightseer in This Killing City (winner of an Indiana Authors Award), My Favorite Warlord (winner of an Anisfield-Wolf Book Award), Hoodlum Birds, and Drivers at the Short-Time Motel (a National Poetry Series selection and recipient of an Asian American Literary Award). His honors include a Fulbright Research Grant, Pushcart Prize, Poetry Society of America award, and Fulbright Lecturer Award. He has also received fellowships for residencies at MacDowell, Montalvo Arts Center, Willapa Bay AiR, Djerassi Resident Artist Program, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Ragdale Foundation, Château de Lavigny, and Fundación Valparaíso. He is the John Rabb Emison Professor of Creative and Performing Arts and Professor of English at DePauw University.
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