An Interview with May Curator Cynthia Dewi Oka

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In this article: Cynthia Dewi Oka,
and was originally published in Zócalo Public Square,
May 06, 2022

Cynthia Dewi Oka is the May poetry curator for Zócalo. The Indonesian-born poet, community organizer, and teacher is the author of four poetry collections, including the forthcoming A Tinderbox in Three Acts. Currently, she is a Poet in Residence at the Amy Clampitt House in Lenox, Massachusetts. We caught up with Oka in Zócalo’s green room to chat about Sailor Moon, her most memorable poetry performance, and “going on airplane mode.”

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