Thirteenth Word Reading Series @ Syntax Physic Opera, 554 South Broadway
The recipient of an American Book Award, Camille T. Dungy is the author of Smith Blue, Suck on the Marrow, and What to Eat, What to Drink, What to Leave for Poison. She edited Black-Nature: Four Centuries of African American Nature Poetry and co-edited the From the Fishhouse anthology. She teaches at Colorado State University.
Eleni Sikelianos is the author of seven books of poetry, most recently The Loving Detail of the Living & the Dead, and two hybrid memoirs—The Book of Jon and You Animal Machine. She has received two NEA Fellowships and teaches at the University of Denver.
Vandana Khanna‘s first collection, Train to Agra, won the Crab Orchard Review First Book Prize, and her second collection, Afternoon Masala, was the co-winner of the 2014 Miller Williams Arkansas Poetry Prize. She teaches at the University of Southern California.