Thursday, October 7
Rowan Ricardo Phillips will read from his latest poetry collection, Living Weapon.
Rowan Ricardo Phillips is a multi-award-winning poet, author, screenwriter, academic, translator, and journalist. The author of three books of poetry, two books of non-fiction, and a book-length translation of fiction, he has been awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship, the Nicolás Guillén Outstanding Book Award, the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, the PEN/ESPN Award for Literary Sports Writing, the PEN/Joyce Osterweil Award for Poetry, a Whiting Award, and the GLCA New Writers Award. He has also been a finalist for the Griffin Poetry Prize, the National Book Award, and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. He is the Margaret Bundy Scott Professor of English at Williams College.
Free and open to the public.