Cynthia Hogue's Biography
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Cynthia Hogue has published eight collections of poetry, most recently Revenance, Or Consequence, and the co-authored When the Water Came: Evacuees of Hurricane Katrina(interview-poems with photographs by Rebecca Ross). When the Water Came was named a Notable Book in 2010 by Poetry International. She is the co-translator of Fortino Sámano (the overflowing of the poem) by Virginie Lalucq and Jean-Luc Nancy (Omnidawn, 2012), winner of the 2013 Harold Morton Landon Translation Award from the Academy of American Poets. Among her other honors are an NEA in poetry, the H.D. Fellowship at the Beinecke Library at Yale University, a residency at the MacDowell Colony, and the Witter Bynner Translation Residency Fellowship at the Santa Fe Art Institute.

In 2003, she joined the Department of English at ASU as the Maxine and Jonathan Marshall Chair in Modern and Contemporary Poetry in English. She served as Distinguished Visiting Writer at Cornell University in the spring of 2014. Hogue teaches in the MFA Program at Arizona State University and lives in Phoenix with her husband, the French economist, Sylvain Gallais.

Updated: June 15, 2014