Online Exclusive: Poetry Read by Patrick Rosal and Ocean Vuong

May 10, 2012

The experience of hearing a poem read out loud can be an entirely different one than reading the words on the page.  Here, we offer you audio recordings of Patrick Rosal and Ocean Vuong reading their poems “Guitar” and “Despite Everything, My Dancers,” featured in Hyphen’s Issue 25.

“Guitar” by Patrick Rosal


“Despite Everything, My Dancers” by Ocean Vuong


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Karissa Chen


Karissa Chen is Editor-in-Chief of Hyphen magazine. She also serves as the Senior Literature Editor.