14th Annual Great Writers, Great Readings Series presents Claudia Rankine

Claudia Rankine, a recipient of the MacArthur “Genius” Award, is the author of five collections of poetry including Citizen: An American Lyric and Don’t Let Me Be Lonely; two plays including Provenance of Beauty: A South Bronx Travelogue; numerous video collaborations and several anthologies. Rankine won many awards for Citizen, including the PEN Open Book Award and the PEN Literary Award, the NAACP Award, and the National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry; and she was a finalist for the National Book Award. Citizen also holds the distinction of being the only poetry book to be a New York Times bestseller in the nonfiction category. She teaches at Yale University as the Frederick Iseman Professor of Poetry.

 

Date: Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Time: 6:30 p.m.

Location: Guthart Cultural Center Theater, Axinn Library

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Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Cost:

Free

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Location:

Cultural Center Theater - Leo A. Guthart
Guthart Cultural Center Theater
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549
USA


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Hofstra Cultural Center

Phone: 516-463-5410
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