Loading Events

Home | Experience the Arts | Events | Naomi Jackson Reading

« All Events

  • This event has passed.
April 18, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Naomi Jackson Reading

Washington University in St. Louis: The MFA Program Spring Reading Series 2019

Naomi Jackson is author of the novel The Star Side of Bird Hill, which was longlisted for the National Book Critics Circle’s John Leonard Prize, among others. Star Side was named an Honor Book for Fiction by the Black Caucus of the American Library Association. Jackson has taught at the University of Iowa, University of Pennsylvania, City College of New York, and Oberlin College. Jackson was born and raised in Brooklyn by West Indian parents.

The event is free and open to the public. Copies of Naomi Jackson’s books will be available for purchase courtesy of Subterranean Books.

Details

Date:
April 18, 2019
Time:
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Website:
https://store.subbooks.com/event/naomi-jackson-reading

Venue

Washington University
1 Brookings Drive
St. Louis, MO 63130
+ Google Map

Organizer

Subterranean Books
Phone:
314-862-6100
Email:
info@subbooks.com
Organizer Website:
http://www.subbooks.com

Arts and cultural events are waiting around every corner throughout the St. Louis region. Explore the abundant creativity our area has to offer. From gallery shows and performances to public installations, St. Louis is rich with culture and the arts in all forms. Browse these links to experience our arts community firsthand.

EXPLORE THE ARTS

Due to the ongoing financial impacts caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Regional Arts Commission (RAC) has been working diligently to adjust our annual grantmaking programs to ensure alignment with RAC’s strategic priorities, and in response to feedback from the arts community.

READ OUR MESSAGE

We have gathered a variety of news, information, and other resources to sustain the health and vibrancy of our arts community.

EXPLORE OUR RESOURCES

As the leading public catalyst for arts and culture in St. Louis, the Regional Arts Commission leverages the power of creativity to strengthen and enrich our community. Read our commitment to diversity, racial equity, accessibility, and inclusion, and see our strategic plan for the next five years.

LEARN MORE ABOUT RAC

Covid-19 has impacted us all. But what it hasn’t changed is RAC’s commitment to finding innovative ways to support arts programming, arts organizations, and individual artists through the pandemic, and to resuming these programs as soon as conditions allow.

VIEW ALL OUR INFORMATION RELATED TO COVID-19

Skip to content