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An Evening with Ada Limon

  • Dinah Washington Cultural Arts Center 620 Greensboro Ave, Tuscaloosa, Alabama 35401 (map)

Ada Limón is the author of five books of poetry, including Bright Dead Things, which was named a finalist for the 2015 National Book Award in Poetry, a finalist for the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, a finalist for the 2016 National Book Critics Circle Award, and one of the Top Ten Poetry Books of the Year by The New York Times. Her other books include Lucky Wreck, This Big Fake World, and Sharks in the Rivers. She serves on the faculty of Queens University of Charlotte Low Residency M.F.A program, and the 24Pearl Street online program for the Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center. She also works as a freelance writer in Lexington, Kentucky. Her new collection, The Carrying, was released by Milkweed Editions in August of 2018.

Earlier Event: October 29
Author Talk featuring Ramey Channell
Later Event: November 2
MEND Book Release and Signing Party