Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Creative Writing Reading Series with Kevin Young

September 19 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Creative Writing Reading Series with Kevin Young

DATE & TIME:
Wednesday, September 19, 2018 – 

7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
LOCATION:
De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge, 1928 Saint Mary’s Road, Moraga, CA 94575
View a map and get directions.
DESCRIPTION:

Kevin Young is the Director for the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, newly named a National Historic Landmark, and Poetry Editor of the New Yorker. He is the author of thirteen books of poetry and prose, most recently Brow (2018); Blue Laws: Selected & Uncollected Poems 1995-2015 (Knopf, 2016), longlisted for the National Book Award; and Book of Hours (Knopf, 2014), a finalist for the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award and winner of the Lenore Marshall Prize for Poetry from the Academy of American Poets. His collection Jelly Roll: a blues (Knopf, 2003) was a finalist for both the National Book Award and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize.

Details

Date:
September 19
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Event Categories:
,
Website:
https://www.stmarys-ca.edu/creative-writing-reading-series-with-kevin-young

Organizer

Saint Mary’s MFA in Creative Writing
Phone:
(925) 631-4862
Email:
writers@stmarys-ca.edu
Website:
https://www.stmarys-ca.edu/mfa-in-creative-writing

Venue

Hagerty Lounge, SMC
1928 Saint Mary's Road
Moraga , CA 94575 United States
+ Google Map
Website:
http://www.stmarys-ca.edu/office-of-scheduling-and-special-events/hagerty-lounge