This summer, Hanging Loose (Brooklyn) is happy to introduce Nina Hook, our wonderful summer intern. Nina who grew up in Yuma (AZ) is majoring in publishing and journalism at Pace University. She is finding her emerging voice as a poet having taken some inspirational poetry courses in recent years and finds working with HLP a good fit thus far. You can listen to Co-editor Jiwon Choi interview Nina Hook here:
Dan O’Brien is an internationally produced and published playwright, poet, and nonfiction writer whose recognition in playwriting includes a Guggenheim Fellowship and two PEN America Awards. O’Brien’s poetry collections are the newly published Survivor’s Notebook (Acre Books), Our Cancers (Acre Books), Scarsdale (Measure Press & CB Editions), New Life (Hanging Loose Press & CB Editions), and War Reporter (Hanging Loose Press & CB Editions), which in the UK received the Fenton Aldeburgh Prize and was shortlisted for the Forward Prize for Best First Collection.