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A Poetry Reading with Carolyn Forché and Kevin Young

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July 13, 2015

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On April 11, 2015, the Academy of American Poets sponsored a reading at the Associated Writers and Writing Programs Conference in Minneapolis, Minnesota, featuring poets Carolyn Forché and Kevin Young. Young read poems from his 2014 collection, Book of Hours, which features poems about the birth of his son and the death of his father. Forché read poems from her book, In the Lateness of the World.