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Adrian Matejka Poetry Reading
April 8, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pmFree
Adrian Matejka will be reading his poetry. A book sale and signing will immediately follow the reading.
Matejka’s first collection of poems, The Devil’s Garden (2003), won the 2002 New York / New England Award. His second collection, Mixology (2009), was a winner of the National Poetry Series. Mixology was a finalist for a NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literature. The Big Smoke (2013), which focuses on the life of the boxer Jack Johnson, was awarded the 2014 Anisfield-Wolf Book Award and was a finalist for the National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize. His most recent book is Map to the Stars (2017). Matejka is the recipient of fellowships the Guggenheim Foundation and the Lannan Foundation. He teaches creative writing at Indiana University in Bloomington.
***There is a wheelchair ramp at the Chapel’s side entrance.