Thursday, Feb 28, 7:00pm
New Orleans, LA
THE NEW SALON:
READING AND CONVERSATIONS
Jericho Brown, with Peter Cooley
Jericho Brown worked as the speechwriter for the Mayor of New Orleans before receiving his PhD in Creative Writing and Literature from the University of Houston. The recipient of the Whiting Writers Award and fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, the Radcliffe Institute at Harvard University, the Bread Loaf Writers' Conference, and the Krakow Poetry Seminar in Poland, Brown is an Assistant Professor at Emory University. His first book, Please (New Issues), won the American Book Award.
Co-Sponsored by Tulane University
Admission is free. Reception to follow.
Woldenberg Art Center