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An Evening with Natasha Trethewey, United States Poet Laureate and Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry



VCU Student Commons, 2nd Floor Commonwealth Ballrooms
907 Floyd Avenue, Richmond, VA 23284


Natasha Trethewey, United States Poet Laureate (2012–2014), winner of the 2007 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry, and Robert W. Woodruff Professor of English and Creative Writing at Emory University reads from her poems and then engages in conversation with Claudia Emerson, VCU professor and acclaimed poet and winner of the 2006 Pulitzer Prize for Poetry.

The event is free and open to the public. Parking is available for a fee in the West Broad StreetWest Main Street, and West Cary Street parking decks. For questions, please call Gregory Kimbrell, membership and events coordinator, at (804) 828-0593.

For more information about all Humanities Research Center events, see the VCU College of Humanities and Sciences blog.


This event is sponsored by the Humanities Research Center, VCU Libraries, and the VCU Office of the President.

Image: Thrall by Natasha Tretheway, book cover detail


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