Word Works: Ben Lerner

TBA (map) Across Seattle
Thurs Aug 9, 7-9 pm

"Poet, translator, novelist, essayist, and critic Ben Lerner will examine the novel as a curatorial form.

Lerner is the author of the poetry collections Mean Free Path (2010) and Angle of Yaw (2006), which was a finalist for the National Book Award and the Northern California Book Award. His sonnet sequence, The Lichtenberg Figures (2004), won the Hayden Carruth Award, was chosen by Library Journal as one of the year’s twelve best poetry books, and was a Lannan Literary Selection.

His poetry has also been included in the anthologies Best American Poetry, New Voices (2008), and 12×12: Conversations in Poetry and Poetics (2009). His novels include Leaving the Atocha Station (2011) and 10:04 (2014). The Hatred of Poetry, his monograph, was published by Farrar, Straus and Giroux." (Promo Copy)

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To Be Announced, Seattle, WA 98101

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