Hoang Xuan son


Hoang Xuan Son, (real name) or Su Mac (pseudonym), born in Vy Da-Thua Thien (Vietnam) in 1942 (registered as 1947 in his birth certificate), teacher and public servant, was educated at universities from where he graduated: University of Saigon (Bachelor degree of Education-Western philosophy), and University of Dalat (Master of Business Administration). Hoang Xuan Son began writing poetry in 1963. His first poem 'Ngay be lon len' appeared in Van magazine in 1964 (the magazine was then under the editorship of Tran Phong Giao, published by the publisher Nguyen Dinh Vuong), was followed by many others published in Van, Chinh Van, Nghien Cuu Van Hoc, Khoi Hanh, Thoi Tap, Nha Van magazines... In 1981 he left Vietnam for Canada where he settled. “Vien Pho”, his first collection of poetry published in 1989 by Viet Chien Publisher was followed by “Hue Buon Chi” published in 1993 and his most recent “Luc bat Hoang Xuan Son” published by Thu An Quan in 2004. Beside these three publications, Hoang Xuan Son's poems have appeared in numerous literary magazines, anthologies, and electronic literary magazines on the World Wide Web published or based in the US and Canada.


1- Vien Pho (Viet Chien, 1988)
2- Hue Buon Chi (1993)

3- Luc Bat Hoang Xuan Son (NJ: Thu An Quan, 2004)

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