March 2013

Cave Canem Reading: Cornelius Eady, Kiki Petrosino, & Cave Canem Special Guest

April 4, 2013
Thu, 04/04/2013 - 17:00

Co-Founder of Cave Canem, a national organization supporting African American poetry and poets, Cornelius Eady visits Mission Creek on the heels of his recent jazz/poetry release Asking for the Moon. He is the author of several books of poetry, garnering him an NAACP Image Award, the Academy of American Poets’ Lamont Prize, a Pulitzer Prize nomination, as well as fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the Rockefeller Foundation. His work has also been adapted for the stage, including the Obie Award-winning Running Man (1999).

Michael Zapruder's Pink Thunder

April 3, 2013
Wed, 04/03/2013 - 19:00

Mission Creek Lit Coming at You

Eavan Boland reading

Archive Date: 
October 12, 2009
Eavan Boland
Irish writer Eavan Boland, Ida Beam Distinguished Visiting Professor at the University of Iowa, presents the annual Paul Engle Memorial Reading. Boland, who attended an IWP residency in 1979, has published nine volumes of poetry as well as two volumes of prose. She is professor of English at Stanford University and director of the creative writing program.



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