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An Evening with Gregory Pardlo & Reginald Dwayne Betts
September 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm$5 – $10
Pulitizer Prize Winner, Gregory Pardlo & Guggenheim Fellow, Reginald Dwayne Betts will read from their most recent collections.
Gregory Pardlo’s collection Digest (Four Way Books) won the 2015 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry. His other honors include fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts and the New York Foundation for the Arts. He is Poetry Editor of Virginia Quarterly Review. Air Traffic, a memoir in essays, was released by Knopf in April.
Reginald Dwayne Betts is a poet and memoirist. His collections include Bastards of the Reagan Era; the 2010 NAACP Image Award winning memoir, A Question of Freedom; and the poetry collection, Shahid Reads His Own Palm. Betts is enrolled in the PhD in Law Program at the Yale Law School. He earned a JD from the Yale Law School, an MFA from Warren Wilson, and a BA from the University of Maryland. He was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in 2018.