Harriet Reading Series: Joanne Kyger

Harriet Reading Series: Joanne Kyger : Foundation Events

Friday, Sep 14, 6:30PM

Poetry Foundation
61 West Superior Street
Free admission

A central influence among the Beats, and later the New York School and Language poets, Joanne Kyger has authored more than 20 books of poetry and prose, including As Ever: Selected Poems, Strange Big Moon: The Japan and India Journals, 1960–1964, and, most recently, About Now: Collected Poems, for which she was awarded the 2008 PEN Oakland Josephine Miles National Literary Award for Poetry. A reception will follow.

Doors open 30 minutes before program start time; program will last approximately one hour.

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