Writers at Newark Reading Series: John Keene

December 3, 2013

John Keene (MFA, New York University) is the author of the award-winning novel Annotations (New Directions, 1995), and of the poetry collection Seismosis (1913 Press, 2006), a collaboration with artist Christopher Stackhouse. He has published his fiction, poetry, essays and translations in a wide array of journals, including African-American Review, AGNI, Encyclopedia, Gay and Lesbian Review, Hambone, Indiana Review, Kenyon Review, Mandorla, Ploughshares, and Public Space. His honors include an array of fellowships, including a 2003 New Jersey State Council on the Arts Fellowship in Poetry, a 2005 Whiting Foundation Award in Fiction and Poetry and a 2008 Fellowship for Distinguished First Collection from the inaugural Pan-African Literary Forum.

Location: Paul Robeson Gallery or Mutipurpose Room 231, Paul Robeson Campus Center
Time: 5:00- 7:30 PM
All readings are free and open to the public.
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