READING: EILEEN MYLES & CARL PHILLIPS
ARTIST TALK: MARIAN ROTH
MONDAY, AUGUST 13, 6 PM
Eileen Myles is a poet, novelist, performer and art journalist. Their twenty books include Afterglow (a dog memoir), a 2017 re-issue of Cool for You and I Must Be Living Twice/new and selected poems, and Chelsea Girls. Eileen is the recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship, an Andy Warhol/Creative Capital Arts Writers grant, four Lambda Book Awards, and the Shelley Prize from the PSA. In 2016, Myles received a Creative Capital grant and the Clark Prize for excellence in art writing. Currently they teach at NYU and Naropa University and live in Marfa TX and New York City.
Carl Phillips is the author of 14 books of poetry, most recently Wild is the Wind (2018). HIs honors include the PEN Center USA Poetry Award, the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and the Kenyon Review Award for Literary Achievement. He teaches at Washington University in St. Louis.