Advertisement Close

Events

Poetry off the Shelf: Dunya Mikhail

By: | posted on: May 7, 2020

Date/Time
Date(s) - 05/07/2020
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

0
Add This to Your Calendar

Location
Poetry Foundation

Categories

Cost:
USD
Contact Person:

Email:

Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/poetry-off-the-shelf-dunya-mikhail-tickets-83060711825?aff=ebdssbdestsearch
Phone:

Organization:
Poetry Foundation


CHICAGO, ILLINOIS

Join us for a reading with Arab American Book Award– winning poet Dunya Mikhail.

 

About this Event:

Join us for a reading with Arab American Book Award– winning poet Dunya Mikhail. Her collections include In Her Feminine Sign; The Beekeeper: Rescuing the Stolen Women of Iraq, long listed for the 2018 National Book Award for translated literature; and The War Works Hard, shortlisted for the Griffin Poetry Prize and named a New York Public Library 25 Books to Remember from 2005. Her honors include a Kresge Artist Fellowship and a United Nations Human Rights Award for Freedom of Writing. She is a co-founder of the Mesopotamian Forum for Art and Culture in Michigan and works as an Arabic special lecturer at Oakland University.
Loading Map....