Faculty & Staff

John Yau
Professor of Critical Studies
Art & Design
Degrees & Accomplishments
MFA in Creative Writing
2018 Jackson Prize for Poetry
National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship in Poetry
Guggenheim Fellowship
New York Foundation for the Arts in Poetry and in Fiction

John Yau has been publishing reviews and essays on art and literature since 1978. He currently writes for the online magazine, Hyperallergic Weekend, which he co-founded in 2012. Yau has published monographs on Thomas Nozkowski, Catherine Murphy, Philip Taaffe, and Jasper Johns. Currently, he is working on a monograph on Liu Xiaodong.

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