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      Poetry off the Shelf: Christian Campbell in Chicago


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      February 25, 2020

      Tuesday   7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

      61 West Superior Street
      Chicago, Illinois 60654

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      Poetry off the Shelf: Christian Campbell

      Experience the work of Christian Campbell, the youngest person to deliver the annual Derek Walcott Lecture for Nobel Laureate Week in St. Lucia. Campbell is the author of the widely acclaimed poetry collection Running the Dusk, winner of a Fenton Aldeburgh First Collection Prize, and a finalist for the Forward Prize for the Best First Collection and the Cave Canem Prize. Running the Dusk was translated into Spanish by Aida Bahr and published in Cuba as Correr el Crep├║sculo. Campbell has received awards and fellowships from the Lannan Foundation, Arvon Foundation, Fine Arts Work Center, and Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, among others.

      Presented in partnership with the Writing Program, School of the Art Institute of Chicago

      Cost: Free -

      Categories: Literary & Books

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