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As part of the Fall 2017 Working Writers Series, join us in a reading by Brooklyn's Poet Laureate Tina Chang on Thursday, November 9.
Location: Richard Harris Terrace at 199 Chambers St.
3:00 p.m.: Reading and Discussion
4:00 p.m.: Book Signing
About Tina Chang
Tina Chang is the Poet Laureate of Brooklyn. The first woman named to this position, she was raised in New York City. She is the author of the poetry collections Half-Lit Houses and Of Gods & Strangers (Four Way Books) and co-editor of the anthology Language for a New Century: Contemporary Poetry from the Middle East, Asia and Beyond (W.W. Norton, 2008) along with Nathalie Handal and Ravi Shankar. Her poems have appeared in American Poet, McSweeney’s, Ploughshares, The New York Times among others. She has received numerous awards. She currently teaches poetry at Sarah Lawrence College and is an international faculty member at the City University at Hong Kong
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