February 5, 2019 7:30 pm
Featuring poets Donika Kelly, Sam Ross, Morgan Parker, and others TBA
Hosted by Angel Nafis
Wine reception to follow
Created and hosted by poet and former Greenlight bookseller Angel Nafis, Greenlight’s Poetry Salon welcomes locally and nationally celebrated poets for an intense and joyful evening of poetry, performance, and wine. For February, the Salon is honored to host Donika Kelly, author of Bestiary and recipient of the 2015 Cave Canem Poetry Prize, 2017 Hurston/Wright Award for poetry, and the 2018 Kate Tufts Discovery Award; Sam Ross, author of the forthcoming poetry collection Company, which received the 2017 Four Way Levis Poetry Prize; and Morgan Parker, author of There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyoncé, Other People’s Comforts Keep Me Up At Night, and forthcoming the poetry collection Magical Negro and a debut YA novel Who Put This Song On?
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