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THE POETRY SOCIETY READINGS AT MCNALLY JACKSON with Adrian Matejka & Aaron Smith
Poet: Adrian Matejka
Featured Poets: Aaron Smith
March 19, 2014, 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
McNally Jackson Books, 52 Prince Street, New York, NY

Adrian Matejka is the author of The Devil's Garden (2003), which won a New York/New England Award from Alice James Books; Mixology (2009), a National Poetry Series selection; and The Big Smoke (2013), a finalist for the National Book Award. He has received fellowships from the Illinois Arts Council, Cave Canem, and the Lannan Foundation. He teaches creative writing at Indiana University in Bloomington.

Aaron Smith is the author of two books of poetry both published by the University of Pittsburgh Press: Appetite, a finalist for the Paterson Poetry Prize, the Lambda Literary Award, and the Publishing Triangle's Thom Gunn Award, and Blue on Blue Ground, winner of the Agnes Lynch Starrett Prize. His chapbooks include: Men in Groups and What's Required, winner of the Frank O'Hara Award. He is Assistant Professor in Creative Writing at Lesley University in Cambridge, Massachusetts.


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