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Writers At Newark: John Keene, and Rigoberto Gonzalez

Tuesday, December 3, 2013 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Paul Robeson Gallery

OR Multipurpose Room 231 (Located in Paul Robeson Campus Center)

For more info:
Rutgers Newark MFA

John Keene is the author of the novel Annotations and the poetry collection Seismosis. His work has appeared in publications including African-American Review, Gay and Lesbian Review, Kenyon Review, Ploughshares, and A Public Space. He is the recipient of a Whiting Foundation Award and a Fellowship from the inaugural Pan-African Literary Forum. He teaches at Rutgers Newark.

Rigoberto Gonzalez is the author of 10 books, including Black Blossoms, a book of poems. So Often the Pitcher Goes to Water Until It Breaks was a National Poetry Series selection. A recipient of Guggenheim and NEA fellowships and the Shelley Memorial Award. He is on the board of directors of the National Book Critics Circle. He teaches at Rutgers Newark.