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Join us in the West Campus Nest from 1 - 2 pm, as we celebrate National Poetry Month with author Anders Carlson-Wee.  He will read, participate in a Q & A, and sign books.

Anders Carlson-Wee is the author of The Low Passions (W.W. Norton, 2019). He has received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the McKnight Foundation, Bread Loaf, and the Sewanee Writers’ Conference. His work has appeared in BuzzFeed, The Nation, The Kenyon Review, Ploughshares, Poetry Daily, The Sun, and The Best American Nonrequired Reading. His debut chapbook, Dynamite, won the 2015 Frost Place Chapbook Prize. He is the winner of Ninth Letter’s Poetry Award, Blue Mesa Review’s Poetry Prize, New Delta Review’s Editors’ Choice Prize, and the 2017 Poetry International Prize. He co-directed the award-winning poetry film, Riding the Highline, holds an MFA from Vanderbilt University, and lives in Minneapolis.

Cost:

FREE and open to the public.