Ada Limon - Ogden

Ada Limon

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Ada Limon

Oct 8, 2019, 7:00 pm


Ada Limon

Book Title

The Carrying



North Region


Ogden High School
2828 Harrison Blvd
Ogden , UT 84403-0325
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Weber State University presents acclaimed poet Ada Limon at Ogden High School on Tuesday, October 8th at 7:00 PM. This event is free and open to the public.

Ada Limón is the author of five books of poetry, including
The Carrying, which won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry and was named one of the top 5 poetry books of the year by the Washington Post. Her fourth book Bright Dead Things was named a finalist for the National Book Award, a finalist for the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, and a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. She serves on the faculty of Queens University of Charlotte Low Residency M.F.A program, and the online and summer programs for the Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center. She also works as a freelance writer in Lexington, Kentucky.

This event is made possibe with support from Weber State University, Weber Book Links, and Utah Humanities.