An Evening with Poet Claudia Rankine

Date: 

Thursday, February 15, 2018, 4:15pm

Location: 

Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street

Join American poet Claudia Rankine for an evening of poetry and a discussion of her work.

Presented by: Radcliffe Institue for Advanced Study
Tickets: Free Admission, Register Online

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Rankine is the author of five collections of poetry, including “Citizen: An American Lyric” and “Don’t Let Me Be Lonely”; two plays including “Provenance of Beauty: A South Bronx Travelogue”; numerous video collaborations, and is the editor of several anthologies including “The Racial Imaginary: Writers on Race in the Life of the Mind.” Among her numerous awards and honors, Rankine is the recipient of the Bobbitt National Prize for Poetry, Poets & Writers’ Jackson Poetry Prize and fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Lannan Foundation, the MacArthur Foundation, United States Artists, and the National Endowment of the Arts. She is a chancellor of the Academy of American Poets and is the Frederick Iseman Professor of Poetry at Yale University. Register online.