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June 5, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Justin Phillip Reed Reading & Signing

Justin Phillip Reed is an American poet and essayist. He is the author of “Indecency”, winner of the 2018 National Book Award in Poetry and a finalist for the 2019 Kate Tufts Discovery Award, as well as the chapbook “A History of Flamboyance”. His second full-length collection of poetry, “The Malevolent Volume”, will be released in Spring 2020. He is the 2019-2021 Fellow in Creative Writing at the Center for African American Poetry and Poetics. His work appears in African American Review, Best American Essays, The Kenyon Review, and elsewhere. A three-time high school expellee and an ex-college dropout, he received his BA in creative writing at Tusculum College and his MFA in poetry at Washington University in St. Louis, where he served as Junior Writer-in-Residence. Reed was born and raised in South Carolina.

Copies of Justin Phillip Reed’s books will be available for purchase and signing courtesy of Subterranean Books.

Details

Date:
June 5, 2019
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Website:
https://store.subbooks.com/event/justin-phillip-reed-reading-signing

Venue

University City Public Library
6701 Delmar Blvd
University City, MO 63130 United States
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Organizer

Subterranean Books
Phone:
314-862-6100
Email:
info@subbooks.com
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