MFA in CW Chai & Chat Reading Series: A Conversation with Prof. David Groff

Wed, Apr 03, 2024 - 05:00 PM — Wed, Apr 03, 2024 - 06:30 PM
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The City College of New York
160 Convent Avenue
New York, NY 10031
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The Rifkind Center
NAC 6/316
Event Details
A Conversation with David Groff

CCNY's MFA in Creative Writing
Chai and Chat Reading Series

Professor David Groff in conversation with

Professor Michelle Valladares

Wednesday, April 3, 2024
5:00 - 6:30pm
Rifkind Center, NA 6/316

The MFA in Creative Writing at City College invites you to a reading and conversation with David Groff, poet, professor, and editor, to celebrate his new book Live in Suspense, on April 3, 5 - 6:30pm

David Groff’s third book of poems, Live in Suspense, was published in 2023 by Trio House Press. He has previously published Clay, winner of the Louise Bogan Award, and Theory of Devolution, selected for the National Poetry Series, both of which were finalists for the Lambda Literary Award. An independent book editor, he is a longtime guest professor in the MFA program at CCNY. His essays and poems have been widely published and anthologized. He is an activist and cultural worker who cofounded the Publishing Triangle and is a board member of Nightboat Books.

This event is sponsored by the Estate of Kenneth Kowald Fund for Advancing American Literature and the Rifkind Center for the Humanities and Arts.


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