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Poetry Forum: Natalie Diaz

Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Klein Conference Room, Room A510, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall Room 510, 66 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011

Natalie Diaz, author of When My Brother Was an Aztec, is a member of the Mojave and Pima Indian tribes and attended Old Dominion University on a full athletic scholarship. After playing professional basketball in Austria, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, and Turkey she returned to ODU for an MFA in writing. Her publications include Prairie SchoonerIowa ReviewCrab Orchard Review, among others. Her work was selected by Natasha Trethewey for Best New Poets and she has received the Nimrod/Hardman Pablo Neruda Prize for Poetry.


Moderated by Mark Bibbins, faculty, the Creative Writing Program.


Sponsored by The Creative Writing Department. 



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Author Readings and Discussions


General Public


Schools of Public Engagement, School of Writing




Free to all. First come, first serve.

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