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Reading by Camonghne Felix

Thursday, April 8, 2021 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Virtual Event

Poet, writer, and political strategist Camonghne Felix will read from her work.

REGISTER HERE to attend.

Camonghne Felix, M.A. is a poet, a writer, speaker, & political strategist. She received an M.A. in Arts Politics from NYU, an MFA from Bard College, & has received Fellowships from Cave Canem, Callaloo & Poets House. Formerly the Director of Surrogates & Strategic Communications at Elizabeth Warren for President, Camonghne is the VP of Strategic Communications at Blue State. Her first full-length collection of poems, Build Yourself a Boat (Haymarket Books), was long-listed for the 2019 National Book Award in Poetry and a finalist for the PEN Open Book Award and the Lambda Literary Award in Bisexual Poetry. Felix's forthcoming collection of poems, Dyscalculia, & essay collection, Let the Poets Govern, are forthcoming from One World, an imprint of Penguin Random House. Felix's work has been published in BuzzFeedPoetry MagazineApogeeThe Offing, the Academy of American Poets website, & more.  

This is the fourth virtual event in the Spring 2021 Barbara & David Zalaznick Reading Series: Together. Livestream powered by our friends at eCornell.

This event is presented by the Department of Literatures in English / Creative Writing Program at Cornell University

Next event in the series: Reading by Susan Choi on Thu, Apr 22, at 7:00 pm ET

Streaming site:

https://ecornell.cornell.edu/keynotes/overview/K040821/

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Event Type

Reading, Author Appearance, Special Event

Departments

English

Tags

cashum, engdep, cwpweb, cascal, casfeatured

Website

https://ecornell.cornell.edu/keynotes...

Cost

Free

Contact E-Mail

creativewriting@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Lynn Lauper

Dept. Web Site

https://english.cornell.edu/zalaznick

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If you need additional accommodations to participate in this event, please contact us as soon as possible

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Open to the public

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