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City Arts & Lectures Presents CLAUDIA RANKINE

Claudia Rankine author photo and Just Us cover image

CLAUDIA RANKINE

Benefitting 826 Valencia College Scholarships

Thursday, October 1, 2020
7:30 pm

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Claudia Rankine is the author of Citizen: An American Lyric and four previous books, including Don’t Let Me Be Lonely: An American Lyric. Her new book, Just Us: An American Conversation, weaves together essays, poems, and images, combining her characteristically lyric voice with rigorously researched notes, quotes, and facts, urging us to begin discussions that might open pathways through this divisive and stuck moment in American history. Rankine is a chancellor of the Academy of American Poets, the winner of the 2014 Jackson Poetry Prize, and a contributing editor of Poets & Writers. She received a MacArthur Fellowship in 2016, and is the Frederick Iseman Professor of Poetry at Yale University.

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Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 7:30pm
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Citizen: An American Lyric Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781555976903
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Published: Graywolf Press - October 7th, 2014

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Just Us: An American Conversation Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781644450215
Availability: Coming Soon - AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER
Published: Graywolf Press - September 8th, 2020

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