March 26 / 7 pm
West Room, Reid Hall
2900 Purchase St
Join us for an evening of poetry and conversation with Pulitzer Prize-winning writer Tracy K. Smith. Come early for a reception at 6:30 pm. This event is free & open to the public.
Tracy K. Smith is the author of three books of poetry: Life on Mars, which received the 2012 Pulitzer Prize; Duende, recipient of the 2006 James Laughlin Award; and The Body’s Question, which won the 2002 Cave Canem Poetry Prize. Smith is also the recipient of a 2004 Rona Jaffe Award and a 2005 Whiting Award. She was the Literature protégé in the 2009-2011 cycle of the Rolex Mentor and Protégé Arts Initiative. Smith teaches creative writing at Princeton University and lives in Brooklyn.