Inside The Writer's Studio: On-Stage Reading And Interview with Kevin Young

$10.00 Members
$20.00 Non-members

In partnership with the RMCAD, Lighthouse is proud to present poet, author, and editor Kevin Young in conversation with journalist Tina Griego. Young will read from his recent book, Bunk: The Rise of Hoaxes, Humbug, Plagiarists, Phonies, Post-Facts, and Fake News and sit down with Griego for an in-depth conversation about the intersection of fact, fiction, and art. Young’s books will be for sale at the event and the artist will be present for a short book signing following the conversation.

Doors open at 6:00 PM at Rocky Mountain College of Art + Design. The reading and interview will begin at 6:30 PM. Q&A and book signing to follow. 

Young will also be giving a craft talk at Lighthouse on Wednesday, March 20, 1:30 to 3:30 PM. Discounted tickets are available for students, seniors, teachers, and veterans, and through our All-Access Pass

ABOUT KEVIN YOUNG

Young is the Director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and is the poetry editor at The New Yorker. He has authored, edited, and curated multiple books of poetry, essays, and nonfiction. Young is an American Academy of Arts and Sciences inductee and winner of a Stegner Fellowship in Poetry at Stanford University, a Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship, and a MacDowell Colony Fellowship, among others.

Learn more about Young at kevinyoungpoetry.com

ABOUT TINA GRIEGO

Tina Griego is a longtime journalist and has written for the Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post, the Rocky Mountain News, The Denver Post, and the Albuquerque Tribune, and is currently the managing editor of The Colorado Independent. Her coverage of Indian Country, immigration, and education has won national and statewide recognition. 

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Schedule

Mar 19, 2019 6:30pm - 8:30pm