Dec 11th 2019
Poetry off the Shelf: Willie Perdomo
@ Poetry Foundation
61 W Superior St, Chicago, IL 60654
Opening Wednesday, December 11th, from 7PM - 9PM
Join us for a reading with poet Willie Perdomo. Perdomo is the author of Where a Nickel Costs a Dime (1996), a finalist for the Poetry Society of America Norma Farber First Book Award; Smoking Lovely (2004), winner of the PEN/Open Book Award; The Essential Hits of Shorty Bon Bon (2014), a National Book Critics Circle Award finalist, and The Crazy Bunch (2019). He has received fellowships from Columbia University, Lucas Artists Program, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, and the New York Foundation for the Arts. Perdomo currently teaches at Phillips Exeter Academy.
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