Ely Shipley Poetry Question and Answer

Date : Friday, 30 November 2012
Time : 4:30 pm.
Location : Blackwell Room
Category : On-Campus Events

On Friday, Nov. 30, Poet and Essayist Ely Shipley will lead a Question and Answer session on at 4:30 p.m. in the Blackwell Room.

Shipley was the first from an exciting and talented group of young transgendered poets to publish a book with a national press. His first book, Boy with Flowers, won the 2007 Barrow Street Press book prize and the 2009 Thom Gunn Award. His poems and lyric essays have been published widely, and he teaches literature and writing at Baruch College-CUNY.