Ronaldo V. Wilson Poetry Reading

A poetry reading / performance by prize-winning author and scholar RONALDO V. WILSON. Dr. Wilson, poet, interdisciplinary artist, and academic, is the author of Narrative of the Life of the Brown Boy and the White Man, winner of the Cave Canem Prize; Poems of the Black Object, winner of the Thom Gunn Award for Gay Poetry and the Asian American Literary Award in Poetry; Farther Traveler: Poetry, Prose, Other, finalist for a Thom Gunn Award for Gay Poetry; and Lucy 72.  

His latest books are Carmelina: Figures and Virgil Kills: Stories.  

The recipient of numerous fellowships, including Cave Canem, the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, the Ford Foundation, Kundiman, MacDowell, The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation, and Yaddo, Wilson is Professor of Creative Writing and Literature at U.C. Santa Cruz, serving on the core faculty of the Creative Critical PhD Program; principal faculty member of CRES (Critical Race and Ethnic Studies); and affiliate faculty member of DANM (Digital Arts and New Media).

Wednesday, February 15 at 5:00pm to 6:00pm

Charlotte and Philip Hanes Art Gallery
1834 Wake Forest Road Winston-Salem, NC 27106

Event Type

General, Diversity

Departments

Academics, English

Target Audience

General Public

Website

https://hanesgallery.wfu.edu/

Cost

FREE

Hashtag

##WaketheArts #CreativeWritingWFU #Poetry

Contact name

Laura Mullen

Contact email

mullenl@wfu.edu

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