With Ada Limón, Nick Flynn, and Sam Ross. B110-112, Oregon Convention Center, Level 1.
With Camille Dungy, Geffrey Davis, Erika Meitner, Keetje Kuipers, Alix Ohlin, Nancy Lee, David Hernandez, and Ed Skoog’s bluegrass band The Hill Williams. Along with musical and literary performances, your ticket includes wine, a selection of some of the most innovative food that Portland has to offer, a mini-broadside, and really good company. Beer and signature cocktails available to purchase.
A roundtable discussion among faculty and MFA students about the impact of Rankine's Citizen in the field of literature, as well as its inspiration for their own creative work. Subjects of discussion will include the unique genre of the work, Rankine's poetic craft, and Citizen's influence upon a new generation of poets.