Stegner Fellow Reading with Gothataone Moeng and sam sax

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

6:30 pm

Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center Map

Sponsored by:
Creative Writing Program

Reading with first year Stegner Fellows in Fiction and Poetry, Gothataone Moeng and sam sax

Gothataone Moeng was born in Serowe, Botswana. She holds an MFA Creative Writing (Fiction) from the University of Mississippi. She was shortlisted for the 2017 Miles Morland Writing Scholarship, and is a 2016 A Public Space Emerging Writer Fellow. Her writing has appeared in, or is forthcoming from, A Public Space, the Oxford American and the Columbia Journal.

samsax is a queer jewish poet and educator. He's the author of Madness (Penguin, 2017) winner of The National Poetry Series and ‘Bury It’ (Wesleyan University Press, 2018) winner of the James Laughlin Award from the Academy of American Poets. He’s received fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts, Lambda Literary, & the MacDowell Colony. His poems have appeared in BuzzFeed, The Nation,The New York Times, Poetry Magazine, and elsewhere. He’s the poetry editor over at BOAAT Press.

When:
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where:
Levinthal Hall, Stanford Humanities Center Map
Admission:

Free and open to the public.

Tags:

Arts Lecture / Reading Humanities Literary 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends
Contact:
650-723-0011, creative1@stanford.edu
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