Poetry Reading by Gabrielle Calvocoressi

Thursday, November 2, 2017
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM (ET)
Carol and Park B. Smith Hall Rehm Lib
Event Type
Lecture - Speaker
Contact
Stephanie Reents
415-264-0287
Department
English Department

Join us for a poetry reading by Gabrielle Calvocoressi. Calvocoressi is the author of The Last Time I Saw Amelia Earhart, Apocalyptic Swing (a finalist for the LA Times Book Prize) and Rocket Fantastic, which will be released by Persea Books in September 2017.

She is the recipient of numerous awards and fellowships including a Stegner Fellowship and Jones Lectureship from Stanford University, a Rona Jaffe Woman Writer's Award, a Lannan Foundation residency in Marfa, TX, the Bernard F. Conners Prize from The Paris Review, and a residency from the Civitella di Ranieri Foundation, among others. She is an Editor at Large at Los Angeles Review of Books, and co-curates the digital maker's space Voluble. She lives in North Carolina and teaches at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Open to the Public

Categories: English

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