This event has ended. Visit the official site or create your own event on Sched.
avatar for Tyehimba Jess

Tyehimba Jess

Tyehimba Jess is the author of "Olio" the 2017 Pulitzer Prize winner in Poetry. He is the author, previously, of “Leadbelly” which received numerous accolades. A Cave Canem Fellow and NYU Alumni, Jess won the 2016 Lannan Literary Award and is a 2017 finalist for the Kingsley-Tufts Poetry Award. He is the Poetry and Fiction Editor of African American Review and Associate Professor of English at the College of Staten Island. 

My Speakers Sessions

Saturday, April 22