Off-Site: MSU Signature Lecture Series with Claudia Rankine

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 7:00pm

Literati is pleased to be the featured bookseller for Michigan State University's Signature Lecture Series event with Claudia Rankine. Browse recommended titles available for curbside or ship-to-home purchase from Literati, below!

Poet, essayist, playwright, and the editor of several anthologies. She is the author of five volumes of poetry, two plays, and various essays.

Her book of poetry, Citizen: An American Lyric, won the 2014 Los Angeles Times Book Award; the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award in Poetry, the first book in the award’s history to be nominated in both poetry and criticism; the 2015 Forward Prize for Best Collection, the 2015 Hurston/Wright Legacy Award in Poetry; the 2015 NAACP Image Award in poetry; the 2015 PEN Open Book Award; the 2015 PEN American Center USA Literary Award; the 2015 PEN Oakland-Josephine Miles Literary Award; and the 2015 VIDA Literary Award. Citizen was also a finalist for the 2014 National Book Award and the 2015 T.S. Eliot Prize. It is the only poetry book to be a New York Times Bestseller in the nonfiction category.

This online event will begin at 7 pm.  Register here for the ZOOM webinar link.

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Just Us: An American Conversation Cover Image
ISBN: 9781644450215
Availability: Usually Available in 2-5 Days
Published: Graywolf Press - September 8th, 2020

Citizen: An American Lyric Cover Image
ISBN: 9781555976903
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Graywolf Press - October 7th, 2014

The White Card: A Play Cover Image
ISBN: 9781555978396
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Published: Graywolf Press - March 19th, 2019

Mistaken Identity: Mass Movements and Racial Ideology Cover Image
ISBN: 9781786637376
Availability: Backordered
Published: Verso - May 15th, 2018

Between the World and Me Cover Image
ISBN: 9780812993547
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: One World - July 14th, 2015

The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness Cover Image
ISBN: 9781620971932
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: New Press - January 7th, 2020

The Fire Next Time (Vintage International) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780679744726
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Vintage - December 1st, 1992