Tuesday, March 28, 6pm - 7:30pm
Williams, an award winning poet and essayist, has published four collections of poems, most recently Detroit as Barn (Lost Horse Press, 2014), finalist for the National Poetry Series, Cleveland State Open Book Prize, and the Maine Book Award. Her work has regularly appeared in the nation’s leading journals and magazines and numerous anthologies.
Raised in Detroit, Michigan and Madrid, Spain, Crystal Williams holds degrees from New York University and Cornell University. She was on faculty at Reed College in Portland, Oregon for thirteen years before moving in Fall 2013 to Bates College where she is a Professor of English and Associate Vice President for Strategic Initiatives.
Co-sponsored by The Writing Program, Paul McGhee Division, SPS, NYU.
*We are deeply saddened by the sudden loss of Amelia Blanquera. During this event there will be a tribute reading of Amelia's work in her honor.