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Ada Limón Poetry Reading & 2019 NC State Poetry Contest Awards Ceremony

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March 20 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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Ada Limón is the author of five books of poetry, including Bright Dead Things, which was named a finalist for the 2015 National Book Award in Poetry, a finalist for the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, a finalist for the 2016 National Book Critics Circle Award, and one of the Top Ten Poetry Books of the Year by The New York Times. Her other books include Lucky Wreck, This Big Fake World, and Sharks in the Rivers. Her new collection, The Carrying, was released by Milkweed Editions in August of 2018 and has been called “her best yet” by NPR, “remarkable” by The New York Times, “exquisite” by the Washington Post, and one of the Ten Titles to Pick Up Now by O Magazine. She serves on the faculty of Queens University of Charlotte Low Residency M.F.A program, and the 24Pearl Street online program for the Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center. She also works as a freelance writer in Lexington, Kentucky.

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Date

March 20

Time
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Website
go.ncsu.edu/literaryreadings
Location
Talley Student Union: Mountains Ballroom
2610 Cates Ave
Raleigh, NC 27606 United States

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Organizer
Creative Writing Program
Phone
515-4153
Email
sjcassim@ncsu.edu