Ishion Hutchinson

Wednesday, 14 February @ 8.30PM. Cork Arts Theatre.

 

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Ishion Hutchinson was born in Port Antonio, Jamaica. He is the author of two poetry collections, Far District and House of Lords and Commons. He is the recipient of the National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry, a Guggenheim Fellowship, the Whiting Writers Award, the PEN/Joyce Osterweil Award and the Larry Levis Prize from the Academy of American Poets, among others. He teaches in the graduate writing program at Cornell University and is a contributing editor to the literary journals The Common and Tongue: A Journal of Writing & Art.

 

 

Links

Ishion Hutchinson's website

Read some of Hutchionson's poems at the Poetry Foundation

New Yorker review of his second collection "House of Lords and Commons"

 

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13 - 17 February 2018

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