Jericho Brown: National Book Award in Poetry Nominee
Jericho Brown is the recipient of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard, and the National Endowment for the Arts. He is also the winner of the Whiting Writer’s Award.
Brown’s first book, Please, won the American Book Award. His second book, The New Testament, won the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award. His third collection is The Tradition.
His poems have appeared in The Bennington Review, Buzzfeed, Fence, jubilat, The New Republic, The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Paris Review, TIME Magazine, and several volumes of The Best American Poetry.
Presented by Gwinnett Library, meet Jericho Brown on Sunday, February 2 at 3:00 pm at the Suwanee Branch, 361 Main Street, Suwanee, GA 30024. It is free and open to the public. Autographed books will be for sale.
For more information, please visit www.gwinnettpl.org or call 770-978-5154.