Aug 27 2021
Lit Fridays With Dustin Pearson

Lit Fridays With Dustin Pearson

Presented by August Wilson African American Cultural Center at August Wilson African American Cultural Center

All conversations are moderated by AWAACC Literary Curator, Jessica Lanay.

Dustin Pearson is the author of A Season in Hell with Rimbaud (BOA Editions, 2022), Millennial Roost (C&R Press, 2018), and A Family Is a House (C&R Press, 2019). He is a McKnight Doctoral Fellow in Creative Writing at Florida State University. The recipient of fellowships from Cave Canem, the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, the Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing, and The Anderson Center at Tower View, Pearson has served as the editor of Hayden’s Ferry Review and a Director of the Clemson Literary Festival. He won the Academy of American Poets Katharine C. Turner Prize and John Mackay Graduate Award and holds an MFA from Arizona State University. The recipient of a 2021 Pushcart Prize, his work also appears in The Nation, Poetry Northwest, Blackbird, Vinyl Poetry, The Boiler, Honey Literary, Bennington Review, TriQuarterly, The Literary Review, The Cortland Review, Poetry Daily, Hayden’s Ferry Review, and elsewhere.

Admission Info

Lit Fridays is FREE to attend. You can either watch on Facebook Live or register using the zoom link.

Dates & Times

2021/08/27 - 2021/08/27

Location Info

August Wilson African American Cultural Center

980 Liberty Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15201

Parking Info

REAL-TIME PARKING INFORMATION

Visit ParkPGH, a project of The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust, for real-time garage parking information provided by iPhone app, mobile website, text messaging, traditional website, and call-in service.

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