Spotlight on Best American Poetry 2019 (19143)

Monday, November 18, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

$45.00 (10% off for members)

Each year, The Best American Poetry showcases themes and trends embraced by today’s poets. In this session, we’ll discuss poems from the 2019 edition, guest edited by Major Jackson. Along the way, we'll raise larger questions about the making of anthologies and the craft of contemporary poetry. No advance preparation is required. Monday, November 18, from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

The Best American Poetry 2019, edited by Major Jackson

Sandra Beasley is the author of three poetry collections, including Count the Waves (W.W. Norton), as well as the memoir Don’t Kill the Birthday Girl: Tales from an Allergic Life (Crown). Honors for her work include an NEA Literature Fellowship; distinguished writer residencies at Wichita State University, Cornell College, Lenoir-Rhyne University, and the University of Mississippi; and four D.C. Commission on the Arts and Humanities Artist Fellowships. She is on the faculty of the University of Tampa’s low-residency MFA program, and periodically teaches at The American University.  She is also the editor of Vinegar and Char: Verse from the Southern Foodways Alliance (University of Georgia Press).

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SKU: 9787000007024
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ISBN: 9781982106577
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Published: Scribner - September 10th, 2019