P&P Live!: Eileen Myles—For Now (Why I Write)

Upcoming Event
Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 8:00pm

This event will be streamed online as part of our P&P Live! Series. 

Eileen Myles came to New York from Boston in 1974 to be a poet, subsequently a novelist, public talker and art journalist. Their twenty-two books include For Now, an essay/talk about writing from Yale Press, evolution (poems), Afterglow (a dog memoir), a 2017 re-issue of Cool for You, I Must Be Living Twice/new and selected poems, and Chelsea Girls. They showed their photographs in 2019 at Bridget Donahue, NYC. Eileen is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, an American Academy of Arts and Letters Award in Literature, an Andy Warhol/Creative Capital Arts Writers grant, four Lambda Book Awards, the Shelley Prize from the PSA, and a poetry award from the Foundation for Contemporary Arts. In 2016, Myles received a Creative Capital grant and the Clark Prize for excellence in art writing. In 2019 they received an award from the American Academy of Arts & Letters. They live in New York and Marfa, TX.

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P&P Live!
Washington, DC 20008
Non Fiction
Offsite
For Now (Why I Write) Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780300244649
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Yale University Press - September 22nd, 2020

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