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Zell Visiting Writers Series: Robin Coste Lewis

Literati is proud to be partnering with the Helen Zell Writers Program to bring poet Robin Coste Lewis to the University of Michigan Museum Helmut Stern Auditorium.

Robin Coste Lewis, the winner of the National Book Award for Voyage of the Sable Venus, is the poet laureate of Los Angeles. She is writer-in-residence at the University of Southern California, as well as a Cave Canem fellow and a fellow of the Los Angeles Institute for the Humanities. She received her BA from Hampshire College, her MFA in poetry from New York University, an MTS in Sanskrit and comparative religious literature from the Divinity School at Harvard University, and a PhD in poetry and visual studies from the University of Southern California. Lewis was born in Compton, California; her family is from New Orleans.


Event date: 
Thursday, February 22, 2018 - 5:30pm
Event address: 
525 S. State St
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Voyage of the Sable Venus: And Other Poems Cover Image
ISBN: 9781101911204
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - November 21st, 2017