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Garrett Hongo (born 1951, Volcano, Hawai'i) is a Japanese American poet. He has attended Pomona College and the University of Michigan, and received a Master of Fine Arts degree in English from the University of California at Irvine. He is a professor of creative writing at the University of Oregon, and directed the Program in Creative Writing from 1989 to 1993.

Hongo has published two books of poetry: Yellow Light (1982) and The River of Heaven (1988), which was a Lamont Poetry Selection of the Academy of American Poets and a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. His latest book, Volcano: A Memoir of Hawai'i (1995), was awarded the 2006 Oregon Book Award for Literary Nonfiction. Hongo has also worked as an editor on Songs My Mother Taught Me: Stories, Plays and Memoir by Wakako Yamauchi (1994) and on The Open Boat: Poems from Asian America (1993).

Hongo has received fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Rockefeller Foundation.

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Total Books: 8
Coral Road Poems
2013 - Coral Road Poems (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780375712043
ISBN-10: 0375712046
Genres: History, Literature & Fiction
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Coral Road Poems
2011 - Coral Road Poems (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780307594761
ISBN-10: 0307594769
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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The River of Heaven
2001 - The River of Heaven (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780887483585
ISBN-10: 0887483585
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Volcano  A Memoir of Hawai'i
1996 - Volcano a Memoir of Hawai'i [Vintage Departures] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780679767480
ISBN-10: 0679767487
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction, Travel
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Under Western Eyes-P355537/2b
1995 - Under Western Eyes-p355537/2b (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780385472395
ISBN-10: 0385472390
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Literature & Fiction, Reference, Nonfiction
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Volcano  A Memoir of Hawai'i
1995 - Volcano a Memoir of Hawai'i (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780394571676
ISBN-10: 0394571673
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.2/5 Stars.
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River of Heaven
1988 - River of Heaven (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780394568430
ISBN-10: 0394568435
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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RIVER OF HEAVEN
1988 - River of Heaven (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780394757858
ISBN-10: 0394757858
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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