Reed College

Visiting Writer: Ada Limón

Ada Limón is the author of four 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 2015 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 WreckThis Big Fake World, and Sharks in the Rivers. 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 splitting her time between Lexington, Kentucky and Sonoma, California. 

Free and open to the public.

Thursday, April 12 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Eliot Hall, Eliot Chapel

Event Type

Lecture

Audience

General Public, Faculty & Staff, Students, Alumni

Departments

English

Website

http://adalimon.com/about.html

Cost

Free

Group

Visiting Writers Series

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