Monday, March 25, 2019 at 2:00pm
Taper Hall (THH), THH 420
3501 Trousdale Parkway, Los Angeles, CA 90089
Join Angie Estes for a Craft Talk on “The Sound of Thinking in Poetry".
Monday, 25th, 2019 | THH 420 | Craft Talk at 4 PM
Angie Estes is the author of six books, most recently Parole (Oberlin College Press, 2018). Her previous collection, Enchantée (Oberlin College Press, 2013) was the winner of the 2015 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award. Tryst (Oberlin College Press, 2009) was selected as one of two finalists for the 2010 Pulitzer Prize. Chez Nous, also from Oberlin, appeared in 2005. Her second book, Voice-Over (Oberlin College Press, 2002), won the 2001 FIELD Poetry Prize and was also awarded the 2001 Alice Fay di Castagnola Prize from the Poetry Society of America. Her first book, The Uses of Passion (1995), was the winner of the Peregrine Smith Poetry Prize.
The recipient of many awards, including a Guggenheim Fellowship, a Pushcart Prize and the Cecil Hemley Memorial Award from the Poetry Society of America, she has received fellowships, grants, and residencies from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Woodrow Wilson Foundation, the American Academy in Rome, the Lannan Foundation, the California Arts Council, the MacDowell Colony, and the Ohio Arts Council.