A Reading with Mary Jo Bang
Event DateWednesday, May 1, 2013
Event LocationSarah Lawrence College/Slonim Living Room
1 Mead Way
Mary Jo Bang is the author of numerous collections of poetry, including Apology for Want (1997), which received the Katherine Bakeless Nason Prize; Louise in Love (2001); The Downstream Extremity of the Isle of Swans (2001); Elegy (2007), which won both the National Book Critics Circle Award and the Alice Fay di Castagnola Award; and The Bride of E (2009). Bang's poetry has been praised for its linguistic energy, subtle imagery, and innovative technique.