Sep 18th 2020

Please join us for a virtual reading celebrating the publication of Khadijah Queen’s Anodyne. Queen will be joined by Elisa Gabbert, author of The Unreality of Memory. This event will take place on Women & Children First’s Crowdcast channel.


Khadijah Queen is the author of Conduit, Black Peculiar, Fearful Beloved, Non-Sequitur, and I’m So Fine: A List of Famous Men & What I Had On. A finalist for the National Poetry Series, the Balcones Poetry Prize, and the CLMP Firecracker Award in Fiction, she is an assistant professor of creative writing at University of Colorado at Boulder, and serves as core faculty for the low-residency Mile-High MFA program at Regis University.

Elisa Gabbert is the author of five collections of poetry, essays, and criticism: The Unreality of Memory & Other Essays; The Word Pretty; L’Heure Bleue, or the Judy Poems; The Self Unstable; and The French Exit. She writes a regular poetry column for The New York Times, and her work has appeared in Harper’s, The New York Times Magazine, The New York Review of Books, The London Review of Books, A Public Space, The Paris Review Daily, American Poetry Review, New England Review, The Yale Review, and many other venues. She lives in Denver.
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Friday, September 18, 2020 – 7:00pm
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