PEN Out Loud: Layli Long Soldier and Claudia Rankine

Layli Long Soldier – winner of the 2018 PEN/Jean Stein Book Award for her vital debut poetry collection WHEREAS – will be in conversation with award-winning poet Claudia Rankine, 2018 PEN/Jean Stein judge and author of Citizen: An American Lyric and forthcoming published play, The White Card. These two formidable poets will read from their work and then share more about their literary lineage, writing double consciousness, and their use of language to illuminate and excavate the past. Purchase tickets on PEN America’s website.











When: Fri., March 1, 2019 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Where: The New School
66 W. 12th St.
212-229-5108
Price: $20
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Layli Long Soldier – winner of the 2018 PEN/Jean Stein Book Award for her vital debut poetry collection WHEREAS – will be in conversation with award-winning poet Claudia Rankine, 2018 PEN/Jean Stein judge and author of Citizen: An American Lyric and forthcoming published play, The White Card. These two formidable poets will read from their work and then share more about their literary lineage, writing double consciousness, and their use of language to illuminate and excavate the past. Purchase tickets on PEN America’s website.

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