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Hieu Minh Nguyen

Hieu Minh Nguyen is a queer Vietnamese American poet and performer. Recipient of a 2017 NEA fellowship for Poetry, Hieu is a Kundiman fellow, a poetry editor for Muzzle Magazine, and an MFA candidate at Warren Wilson College. His work has appeared in The Adroit Journal, PBS Newshour, Poetry Magazine, Gulf Coast, BuzzFeed, Poetry London, Indiana Review, and more. His debut collection of poetry, This Way to the Sugar (Write Bloody Publishing, 2014) was named a finalist for both the Lambda Literary Award and the Minnesota Book Award. His second collection of poetry, Not Here, was released from Coffee House Press in 2018, and received the Thom Gunn Award in Gay Poetry.

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