A Reading by Atsuro Riley

A reading by Atsuro Riley followed by a conversation with Flora Field. Introduced by Adjunct Professor Alice Quinn.

 

Atsuro Riley is the author of Heard-Hoard (University of Chicago Press), which is a finalist for PEN America’s Voelcker Poetry Award, was named a Boston Globe ‘Best Book of 2021,’  was listed among the ‘Top 10 Books of the Year’ by Bookworm, and received the Poetry Society of America’s Alice Fay di Castagnola Award.

 

His first book Romey’s Order received the Whiting Award, the Kate Tufts Discovery Award, The Believer Poetry Award, and the Witter Bynner Award from the Library of Congress.

 

Riley’s work has been honored with the Lannan Foundation Literary Fellowship, the Pushcart Prize, and the Wood Prize given by POETRY magazine. 

 

Brought up in the South Carolina lowcountry, Atsuro Riley lives in San Francisco.

 

 

 

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