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Reginald M. Harris and Afaa M. Weaver Debut New Collections
Poet: Afaa Michael Weaver
Featured Poets:Reginald M. Harris
October 10, 2013, 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
New York University, Lillian Vernon House, 58 West 10th Street, New York City, NY

Come hear the poetry of Reginald M. Harris, winner of the 2012 Cave Canem Northwestern University Press Poetry Prize for Autogeography (Northwestern University Press, 2013) described by competition judge Janice Harrington as “personal, contemporary, marked by the rhythms of African American music, inventive, and filled with a disarming wit . . . poetry that wants to speak to readers and not above them.” He is joined by renowned poet, playwright and translator Afaa M. Weaver, reading from his new book of poems, The Government of Nature (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2013) and other works. Reception and book signing follow. Free and open to the public.

Sponsored by Cave Canem
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