MillerComm Lecture Series

Ada Limón: Working in the Service of Poetry

Thursday, October 12th, 2023
Ada Limón

Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum
600 South Gregory, Urbana

Event Description

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Ada Limón awarded a 2023 MacArthur Fellowship

Please join us as for this special evening with U.S. Poet Laureate, Ada Limón. Part conversation and part poetry reading, the event follows Limón as she shares with us how poetry connects us to the world, allows us to heal, to love, to grieve, and reminds us of the full spectrum of human emotion.

Support for this event provided in part by Dr. Daniel D. Shin

Hosted by: Literatures & Languages Library

In conjunction with: Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies, Creative Writing Program, Department of Dance, Department of English, Department of Gender & Women's Studies, Department of Latina/Latino Studies, Humanities Research Institute, Office of Advancement, Program in Comparative & World Literature, Robert J. Carr Visiting Authors Series, School of Music, Spurlock Museum, University Library

Ada Limón

U.S. Poet Laureate