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“Poetry is life distilled.” – Gwendolyn Brooks

“Poetry is life distilled.” – Gwendolyn Brooks

Eco-Justice & Hip-Hop: Poetry for the Times Wednesday October 10th, 6:00pm-7:15pm@ George’s, 3rd Floor, Johnson Center Come hear poets Melissa Tuckey and Nate Marshall read from a selection of their politically and culturally charged poetry. Melissa Tuckey, editor of Ghost-Fishing: An Eco-Poetry Anthology has created the first…

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Donation Perks – You could win author books!

Donation Perks – You could win author books!

Dear Reader, Thank you to everyone who helped Fall for the Book reach our 20th Anniversary Double Your Dollar Month goal! Bill Miller, the long-time director of the festival now retired, and Dallas Hudgens, a writer and publisher who has appeared at Fall for the…

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Announcing the Inaugural American Voices Award Finalists

Announcing the Inaugural American Voices Award Finalists

Hernán Díaz, Elena Georgiou, and Renee Macalino Rutledge have been named finalists for the inaugural Institute for Immigration Research New American Voices Award. This post-publication book prize was created to recognize recently published works that illuminate the complexity of human experience as told by immigrants, whose work…

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