March 5 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Tuesday March 5, 2019 | 5:30 pm | Mills Hall Living Room
- Morgan Parker’s latest poetry collection Magical Negro delves into issues of ancestral trauma, loneliness, sexuality, racism, and objectification. Parker is the author of There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyoncé and Other People’s Comfort Keeps Me Up At Night. Her poetry and essays have appeared in Tin House, The BreakBeat Poets: New American Poetry in the Age of Hip Hop, Best American Poetry, the New York Times, the Nation, and more. She is a Cave Canem graduate fellow and the recipient of a 2017 NEA in Literature Fellowship.