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04.25.2019 | National Poetry Month: Holly Iglesias signs and reads from “Sleeping Things” | Free

April 25, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Categories: Literature & Poetry


Left Bank Books welcomes poet and former St. Louisan Holly Iglesias, who will sign and discuss her new collection, “Sleeping Things,” with St. Louis author Kevin Killeen at this special National Poetry Month event!

This event is free and open to the public, but proof of purchase of “Sleeping Things” from Left Bank Books will be required to enter the signing line.

Holly Iglesias is the author of three poetry collections, “Souvenirs of a Sunken World” (Kore Press), “Angles of Approach” (White Pine Press), and “Sleeping Things” (Press 53) and a critical work, Boxing Inside the Box: Women’s Prose Poetry (Quale Press). She has taught at University of North Carolina-Asheville and University of Miami, focusing on documentary and archival poetry, and translated the work of Cuban poet, Caridad Atencio. She is the recipient of fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the North Carolina Cultural Council, the Edward Albee Foundation, and the Massachusetts Cultural Council.

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