The MFA in Creative Writing Presents, Tongo Eisen-Martin

Dates
Wed, Dec 04, 2019 - 06:30 PM — Wed, Dec 04, 2019 - 07:30 PM
Admission Fee
Free
Event Address
160 Convent Avenue
New York, NY 10031
Event Location
Cohen Library
Archives, 5th Floor
Event Details

The CCNY MFA in Creative Writing Program Presents

Tongo Eisen-Martin

Wed, December 4
6:30-7:30pm
CCNY Cohen Library
Archives, 5th Fl.

Originally from San Francisco, Tongo Eisen-Martin is a poet, movement worker, and educator. His latest curriculum on extrajudicial killing of Black people, We Charge Genocide Again, has been used as an educational and organizing tool throughout the country. His book titled, Someone's Dead Already was nominated for a California Book Award. His latest book Heaven Is All Goodbyes was published by the City Lights Pocket Poets series, was shortlisted for the Griffin Poetry Prize, and won a California Book Award and an American Book Award.


Tongo Eisen-Martin Reading 2019

 

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