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Morgan Parker

Distinguished Visiting Writer 2018

About Morgan Parker

Morgan Parker is the author of There Are More Beautiful Things Than Beyoncé and Other People’s Comfort Keeps Me Up at Night. In 2019, a third collection of poems, Magical Negro, will be published by Tin House, and a young adult novel will be published with Delacorte Press. Her debut book of nonfiction will be released in 2020 by OneWorld. Parker is the recipient of a 2017 National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellowship, winner of a Pushcart Prize, and a Cave Canem graduate fellow. She is the creator and host of Reparations, Live! at the Ace Hotel. With Tommy Pico, she co-curates the Poets with Attitude (PWA) reading series, and with Angel Nafis, she is The Other Black Girl Collective. She lives in Los Angeles.

Find Events with Morgan Parker

Date: Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 7:00pm
Location: Phoenix Art Museum, Singer Hall, 1625 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004
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The University of Arizona Poetry Center presents poets Morgan Parker and Tommy Pico. Please note that tickets are required. This event is open to the public and free.