Monday, April 12th at 7pm
Live on CrowdCast
Join us for the eleventh episode of Write America featuring award-winning poet Julie Sheehan & award-winning poet and short story writer Claudia Acevedo-Quiñones as they read and discuss their works and about how books and art might bridge the deep divisions in our nation.
This event is free to attend. Register here.
ABOUT THE AUTHORS:
JULIE SHEEHAN’s three poetry collections are Bar Book, Orient Point and Thaw. A Whiting Writers’ Award winner, her poems have appeared in many magazines and anthologies, including Kenyon Review, The New Republic, The New Yorker, Parnassus, Prairie Schooner, The Best American Poetry, and Good Poems, American Places. She teaches in the MFA and BFA programs at Stony Brook at Stony Brook.
CLAUDIA ACEVEDO-QUIÑONES is the author of The Hurricane Book (Rose Metal Press, Fall 2023) and the chapbook Bedroom Pop (dancing girl press, Fall 2021). Originally from Puerto Rico, her work focuses on belonging, etymology, and dreams. Her poems and short fiction have appeared or are forthcoming in The Brooklyn Rail, Salt Hill Journal, Ambit Magazine, Radar Poetry, and other publications. She lives in Brooklyn, New York. Learn more at www.cacevedoquinones.com.