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Li-Young Lee

Born in Jakarta, Indonesia, to Chinese parents, Li-Young Lee came to the United States in 1964. He is the author of two books of poetry: Rose, which won the Delmore Schwartz Memorial Poetry Award, and The City in Which I Love You, an Academy of American Poets Lamont Poetry Selection. His other honors include a National Endowment for the Arts grant and a Guggenheim Fellowship. His most recent book is The Winged Seed: A Remembrance.