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05.21.2017 | december Presents… An Evening with Adrian Matejka | Free

May 21, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Categories: Literature & Poetry


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Join december and reknowned poet Adrian Matejka as we celebrate the release of our Spring issue (Volume 28.1) and his selections of winners
from the 2017 Jeff Marks Memorial Poetry Prize. Enjoy a delicious appetizer buffet and open bar. Open to the public. Complimentary valet parking provided at the International Photography Hall of Fame, 3415 Olive Street.

Adrian Matejka’s fourth poetry collection, Map to the Stars, was recently released from Penguin Random House. His second collection of poems, Mixology, was a
winner of the 2008 National Poetry Series and was a finalist for a NAACP Image Award. The Big Smoke was awarded the 2014 Anisfield-Wolf Book Award and was
also a finalist for the 2013 National Book Award, the 2014 Hurston/Wright Legacy Award, and the 2014 Pulitzer Prize in Poetry.

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