May Yang is an artist, ethnographer & poet from California. She is the recipient of the 2016 Robert Dana Poetry Prize for her forthcoming collection of poetry, To Whitey and the Cracker Jack (2017) written under the persona HAUNTIE.
2013 Sounding Memory, Public Installation at the University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA
2013 (Dis) Orient, The Loft, La Jolla, CA
2016 IUD: A Place You Think About Series, Helmuth Gallery, San Diego, CA
2014 VISCERA, Thumbprint Gallery in collaboration with Co-Merge, San Diego, CA
2012 Bloodlines, Mandeville Annex Gallery, La Jolla, CA
Nab Vam, oil on canvas, Geisel Arts Library, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA
“21 November 2004.” Writing from the Absence. Academy of American Poets. Vol. 52. Spring/Summer. April 2017.
To Whitey and the Cracker Jack. Anhinga Press 2017. Winner of the 2016 Robert Dana Poetry Prize.
March 8 2018
Grey Book Press & Anhinga Press
Bamboozle Tea Lounge
March 9 2018
AWP Book Signing
Exhibit Space 1602
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
March 9 2018
2018 AWP Conference
FL Man/FL Woman: The Twisted Heart of the Sunshine State from the Panhandle to Miami Beach
Grand Salon A, Marriott Waterside, Second Floor
4:30 p.m. – 5:45 p.m.
Fresno Book Release
Florida Book Reading Tour
October 27 2017 Creative Writing: Hmong Writers of the West May 27 2017 6 p.m. at Merced Multicultural Arts Center 645 W. Main St, Merced, CA 95340