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Poetry off the Shelf: Vievee Francis

October 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free

Vievee Francis is the author of three books of poetry: Blue-Tail Fly (2006), Horse in the Dark (2012), winner of the Cave Canem Northwestern University Press Poetry Prize for a second collection, and Forest Primeval (2015), winner of the Hurston/Wright Legacy Award and the 2017 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award. She has been a participant in the Cave Canem Workshops, a Poet-in-Residence for the Alice Lloyd Scholars Program at the University of Michigan, and teaches poetry writing in the Callaloo Creative Writing. In 2009 she received a Rona Jaffe Writer’s Award, and in 2010, a Kresge Fellowship. She serves as an associate editor of Callaloo and an associate professor of English and Creative Writing at Dartmouth College.

 

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Details

Date:
October 24
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.poetryfoundation.org/events/144076/poetry-off-the-shelf-vievee-francis

Venue

The Poetry Foundation
61 West Superior Street
Chicago, IL 60654 United States
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