Poetry Reading ft Maya Phillips & Daisy Fried

Please join us for a poetry reading w/

MAYA PHILLIPS & DAISY FRIED

Maya Phillips was born and raised in New York. Maya received her BFA in writing, literature, and publishing with a concentration in poetry from Emerson College and her MFA in poetry from Warren Wilson's MFA Program for Writers. Her poetry has appeared in At Length, BOAAT, Ghost Proposal, Hayden's Ferry Review, The Rumpus, VinylThe Gettysburg ReviewThe Missouri Review, and The New York Times Magazine, among others, and her arts & entertainment journalism has appeared in The New York TimesThe New Yorker, VultureMashable, Slate, The WeekAmerican Theatre, and moreShe is the author of the poetry collection Erou (Four Way Books, 2019). A former content editor & producer at the Academy of American Poets, Maya currently works as a web producer at The New Yorker and as a freelance writer. She lives in Brooklyn.

Daisy Fried is the author of three books of poetry: Women’s Poetry: Poems and Advice (2013); My Brother is Getting Arrested Again (2006), a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award; and She Didn’t Mean to Do It (2000), which won the Agnes Lynch Starrett Prize. She has been awarded Guggenheim, Hodder, and Pew fellowships, a Pushcart Prize, and the Cohen Award from Ploughshares.Fried is a member of the faculty of the Warren Wilson College MFA Program for Writers, teaches at Villanova University, and lives in Philadelphia.

 
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Saturday, February 15, 2020 - 2:30pm to 4:00pm
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