The 2019 Diana and Simon Raab Writer-in-Residence: Tyree Daye

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April 24, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

McCune Conference Room, 6020 HSSB

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Tyree Daye is a poet from Youngsville, North Carolina. He is the author of two poetry collections: River Hymns, 2017 APR/Honickman First Book Prize winner, and Cardinal, forthcoming from Copper Canyon Press, 2020Daye is a 2017 Ruth Lilly Finalist and Cave Canem fellow. Daye’s work has been published in Prairie SchoonerThe New York Times, and Nashville Review. Daye won the 2019 Palm Beach Poetry Festival Langston Hughes Fellowship and is a 2019 Kate Tufts Finalist. Daye most recently was awarded a 2019 Whiting Award in Poetry.

The poetry reading will be followed by a reception and book signing. Copies of River Hymns will be available for purchase.

There will be a free book giveaway to the  first 25 students to attend.

Sponsored by the Diana and Simon Raab Writer-in-Residence Program, created to bring distinguished practitioners of the craft of writing to the UCSB community. Co-presented by the Interdisciplinary Humanities Center and the Writing Program.

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Date:
April 24, 2019
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4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Adam Morrison, IHC Program and Events Coordinator

Phone:
+1 (805) 893.2004
Email:
morrison@ihc.ucsb.edu
Website:
https://www.ihc.ucsb.edu

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