Department of English

Reading by Award-Winning Poet Patricia Smith

Patricia Smith reads from her latest book, "Blood Dazzler"

Mon, March 9, 2009 | Joynes Reading Room (Carothers Dormitory)

7:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Patricia Smith will read from her latest book, Blood Dazzler, which chronicles the human, physical, and emotional toll exacted by Hurricane Katrina and which was a finalist for the 2008 National Book Award. She is the author of four other books of poetry, including Teahouse of the Almighty (Coffee House Press), a National Poetry Series winner and a 2007 Hurston/Wright Legacy Award winner.

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