Sat, Oct 16

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Online Reading

Emily Spencer & Diana Khoi Nguyen

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Emily Spencer & Diana Khoi Nguyen

Time & Location

Oct 16, 2021, 7:00 PM CDT

Online Reading

About The Event

Emily Spencer is a poet and author of East Walnut Hills, winner of the Zone 3 Press First Book Award in Poetry. Spencer earned an MFA from the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and was a Boston University global writing fellow. Her poems appear in the Kenyon Review, POETRY, Pleiades, and elsewhere.

A poet and multimedia artist, Diana Khoi Nguyen is the author of Ghost Of (Omnidawn 2018) and recipient of a 2021 fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts. In addition to winning the 92Y Discovery Poetry Contest, 2019 Kate Tufts Discovery Award, and Colorado Book Award, she was also a finalist for the National Book Award and L.A. Times Book Prize. A Kundiman fellow, she is core faculty in the Randolph College Low-Residency MFA and an Assistant Professor at the University of Pittsburgh.

This event was made possible by generous contributions by the Creative Writing Program at the Kansas City Art Institute. 

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