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Kevin Young

St. Mary's College/Moraga

De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge. 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 Brown (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.


This is what SF/Arts curator Evan Karp had to say about Kevin Young :

The Creative Writing Reading Series at St. Mary's College of California presents Kevin Young, director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and poetry editor of The New Yorker. Young is the author of 13 books of poetry and prose, most recently “Brow” and “Blue Laws: Selected & Uncollected Poems 1995-2015,” which was long-listed for the National Book Award.

Event Info
Sep 19
Wed at 7:30 pm
Free
St. Mary's College/Moraga
1928 St. Mary’s Road, Moraga
Info:
Venue: 931-631-4000
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