Books at Noon: CANCELLED: Jorie Graham

Date and Time
April 29, 2015
Event Details

Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Books at Noon event this Wednesday with Jorie Graham has been canceled.

Jorie Graham comes to Books at Noon to discuss her latest work, From the New World: Poems 1976-2014.

Jorie Graham is the author of numerous award-winning and widely translated collections of poetry, including Hybrids of Plants and Ghosts (1980), Erosion (1983), The End of Beauty (1987), Region of Unlikeness (1991), The Dream of the Unified Field: Selected Poems 1974-1992 (1995) winner of the Pulitzer Prize for poetry, Never (2002), Sea Change (2008), and Place (2012), winner of the 2012 Forward Poetry Prize; among others. Graham was born in New York City, but raised and educated in Italy and France. She earned a MFA from the Iowa Writer’s Workshop, where she later taught. She currently holds the Boylston professorship in the Department of English and American Literature and Language at Harvard University.

Make the most of your lunch hour and come to The New York Public Library's Stephen A. Schwarzman Building on Wednesdays this fall for Books at Noon, a series of free midday conversations with acclaimed authors. Books at Noon events are standing room only and take place under the center arch in historic Astor Hall. An audience Q&A and book-signing will follow each half-hour program. 

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