- Watch Kevin read from Book of Hours on the New York Times "Read Around."
- Listen to Kevin Young talk about Book of Hours on NPR's "Fresh Air with host Terry Gross."
- Listen to Kevin read from the Book of Hours on the New York Times Style blog.
- Listen to Tracy K. Smith read "Crowning," from Book of Hours on The New Yorker website.
- Kevin featured on Medium's You Are What You Read column.
- The Grey Album won the 2013 PEN Open Award! Here's more information on the award, and the judges' citation.
- Hurston/Wright Legacy Award WINNER for The Collected Poems of Lucille Clifton.
- Finalist, National Book Critics Circle Award in Criticism for The Grey Album, 2013.
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I HAD A THOUGHT = the new thinkpiece
Porochista Khakpour, 2 hours, 52 min ago (Retweeted by Kevin Young 1 hour, 59 min ago)
There have got to be some standards for personal essays these days. A THING HAPPENED is not enough, sorry.
Porochista Khakpour, 3 hours, 16 min ago (Retweeted by Kevin Young 2 hours, 1 min ago)
“@goodreadingcopy: @Deardarkness If you're unimpressed by Dikembe Mutombo, you're not a person I want to know.” She sed: I'm not starstruck.
Kevin Young, 23 hours, 54 min ago