Jennifer Kwon Dobbs 




A House in Nicosia inglês

A Small Guest inglês

Moon Jar inglês

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Note Left at a U.S. Camptown Brothel for My Missing Imo inglês

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Yi Sang’s Room inglês

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Beetle inglês

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[Poem in Korean] coreano

Jennifer Kwon Dobbs 

Foto © Thaiphy Phan-Quang 2017
* 29.07.1976, Wonju, Coreia do Sul
vive em: Saint Paul, Minesota, Estados Unidos

Jennifer Kwon Dobbs is a poet, editor, co-translator, and teacher with interests in poetry, creative writing, Asian American literature and literary translation.
Jennifer Kwon Dobbs - born Heo Lee Sujin (허이수진) in Wonju-si, South Korea, and adopted to Oklahoma, USA. - earned an MFA in poetry from the University of Pittsburgh, an MA in English, and a PhD in literature and creative writing from the University of Southern California.

 Foto © Thaiphy Phan-Quang 2017
Her poetry collections include Paper Pavilion (White Pine Press, 2007) and Interrogation Room (White Pine Press, 2018), as well as the chapbooks Notes from a Missing Person (2015) and Necro Citizens (in German) (2018).
As a poet and researcher, she has collaborated with international dance choreographers, documentary filmmakers, opera composers, and visual artists on topics such as translation, migration, militarism, and Cold War legacies.

Kwon Dobbs' work has appeared in numerous journals, including Agni, Asian American Literary Review, Blackbird, Crazyhorse, Cimarron Review, Jubilat, Mascara Review, and Poetry International.

Now reunited with her Korean family, she is professor of English at St. Olaf College, where she teaches creative writing, poetry and poetics, and Asian American literature.

  • Paper Pavilion

    Buffalo, NY: White Pine Press, 2007

  • Notes From a Missing Person

    Essay Press, 2015

  • Interrogation Room

    Buffalo, NY: White Pine Press, 2018

  • Necro Citizens

    Bielefeld: hochroth Verlag, 2019

  • Radical Kinships: An Anthology of Autocritical Writing

    Co-edited with Jenny Heijun Wills, Lisa Moore, and Joshua Whitehead

    Demeter Press,

  • Vernehmungsraum

    Aufzeichnungen einer Vermissten

    Übersetzungen aus dem Englischen von Irina Bondas und Felix Schiller

    Berlin: PalmArtPress, 2022

  • 2007 New England Poetry Club's Sheila Motton Book Award

  • 2007 White Pine Press Poetry Prize

  • Association for Asian American Studies Book Award in Creative Writing: Poetry