OPEN FOR SUBMISSIONS: 9th Annual Drinking Gourd Poetry Chapbook Prize

  9th Annual  Drinking Gourd Chapbook  Poetry Prize   Application & Guidelines: Award                                                                                                                             Winner receives $350 prize money, publication by Northwestern University Press in Fall 2020, 15 copies of the book, and...

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Futures of Poetics

An occasional discussion series and working group devoted to open questions and new avenues for poetics scholarship.

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Reading Series 2018-2019

This year's exciting slate of readings, lectures, and workshops includes poets and scholars from around the world.

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Ama Codjoe: Winner of the 2019 Drinking Gourd Poetry Prize

We are truly excited to announce that the winner of the 2019 Drinking Gourd Poetry Prize is Ama Codjoe, with her manuscript Blood of the Air. We are so happy to welcome you...

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2018 Drinking Gourd Chapbook Poetry Prize Celebration!!

On Tuesday, January 29th, poets Thiahera Nurse & Andrew E. Colarusso will read from their newly released chapbooks: Some Girls Survive on Their Sorcery Alone and Creance; Or, Comest Thou Cosmic Nazarite.  Tuesday,...

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A Look at “Spaces for Exchange”: A Symposium on Mandorla

On Friday, October 12th, 2018, several gathered on the Northwestern Evanston campus to celebrate Mandorla’s inclusion in the OpenDoor Archive. Here are a few snapshots from our conversations in the Hagstrum Room:  ...

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April 11: Frédérique Guétat-Liviani and Nathanaël in conversation

Vis(à)vies : A Reading and Conversation with Frédérique Guétat-Liviani and Nathanaël Wednesday, April 11, 2018 12:30-2pm, Hagstrum Room (University Hall 201) The writers will discuss and read from But It’s A Long Way (Nightboat Books, 2018), written...

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A Forum on The Poetry of the Americas: From Good Neighbors to Countercultures

A Forum on The Poetry of the Americas: From Good Neighbors to Countercultures, by Harris Feinsod Thursday, January 18th, 5pm in Hagstrum Room (University Hall 201) Remarks by: Tom McEnaney, Assistant Professor of Comparative...

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