112th: Poetry by Anders Carlson-Wee, Maya C. Popa and Devon Walker-Figueroa

Event date: 
04/09/2024 - 7:00pm

Join us Tuesday, April 9th at 7pm for a poetry reading by Anders Carlson-Wee, Maya C. Popa and Devon Walker-Figueroa.

In order to facilitate this in-person author event, we will be partially closing the second floor starting at 6:45pm. Please review our Safety guidelines and register for the event using the link below. 

   

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Anders Carlson-Wee is the author of Disease of Kings (W.W. Norton, 2023), The Low Passions (W.W. Norton, 2019), a New York Public Library Book Group Selection, and Dynamite (Bull City Press, 2015), winner of the Frost Place Chapbook Prize. His work has appeared in The Paris ReviewHarvard ReviewBuzzFeedAmerican Poetry Review, and many other publications. The recipient of a fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts, he is the winner of the Poetry International Prize. Anders holds an MFA from Vanderbilt University and is represented by Massie & McQuilkin Literary Agents. He lives in Los Angeles.

Dr. Maya C. Popa is the author of Wound is the Origin of Wonder (W.W. Norton 2022; Picador 2023), Dear Life (Smith|Doorstop 2022), which was shortlisted for the Michael Marks Awards (UK), and American Faith (Sarabande Books 2019). Wound is the Origin of Wonder has been featured in The Washington Post, The Harvard Review, Booklist, and elsewhere. Her newsletter, Poetry Today, was named a 2023 Substack Featured Publication.

Devon Walker-Figueroa is the author of Philomath, selected for the 2020 National Poetry Series by Sally Keith, shortlisted for the 2021 National Book Critics Circle’s John Leonard Prize, and awarded the 2022 Levis Reading Prize. She grew up in Kings Valley, a ghost town in the Oregon Coast Range, and received her education from Cornell University; Bennington College; the Iowa Writers’ Workshop; and New York University, where she was the Jill Davis Fellow. Her writing has appeared in The NationPOETRYAmerican Poetry ReviewPloughsharesZyzzyva, and elsewhere. Devon is a 2022-2023 Amy Lowell Traveling Scholar.

Event address: 
Book Culture
536 W 112th St
New York, NY 10025
Disease of Kings: Poems By Anders Carlson-Wee Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781324064701
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 3rd, 2023

Wound Is the Origin of Wonder: Poems By Maya C. Popa Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781324021360
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 8th, 2022

Philomath: Poems By Devon Walker-Figueroa Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781571315229
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Published: Milkweed Editions - September 14th, 2021