"Young's gorgeous verses put me in some kind of trance." Mary-Louise Parker, Goodreads

Events & Appearances

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2019

  • Schomburg Center
    7th Annual Black Comic Book Festival
    515 Malcolm X Blvd
    New York, NY
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  • Rollins Chapel at 3pm
    Tucker Center MLK Multi-Faith Celebration
    Dartmouth College
    Hanover, NH
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    Knauss Hall at 7pm
    Western Michigan University
    Kalamazoo, MI
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  • Langley Hall at 7pm
    CalArts 2019 Writer-in-Residence
    24700 McBean Pkwy
    Valencia, CA
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  • REDCAT at 8:30pm
    CalArts 2019 Writer-in-Residence
    631 West 2nd St
    Los Angeles, CA
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  • Lewis Arts complex at 10am
    Black Poetry Conference
    122 Alexander St
    Princeton, NJ
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  • Livak Ballroom at 4pm
    Talk on BROWN: Adventures in Being
    University of Vermont Davis Center
    Burlington, VT
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  • Student Center at 5pm
    Chancellor's Distinguished Speaker Series
    UC Irvine Crystal Cove Auditorium
    Irvine, CA
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  • Humanities Theatre at 4:30pm
    Durst Distinguished Lecture Series
    Purchase College
    Purchase, NY
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  • ATC Building at 11am
    Calhoun Community College Writers' Conference
    Decatur Campus, 6250 Hwy. 31 North
    Tanner, AL
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  • Alabama Center for the Arts at 7pm
    Calhoun Community College Writers' Conference
    133 2nd Ave
    Decatur, AL
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  • Mary Harris Auditorium at 6:30pm
    The Intersection of Fact, Fiction, and Art
    Rocky Mountain College of Art & Design
    Lighthouse Writers Workshop
    Denver, CO
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  • Oregon Ballroom 203 at 1:30pm
    Tribute to Poet Wanda Coleman
    AWP/Oregon Convention Center
    Portland, OR
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  • First Friday: Poetry Edition
    Schomburg Center
    515 Malcolm X Blvd
    New York, NY
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  • Wilson Auditorium at 4:30pm
    Monmouth University Visiting Writers Series
    400 Cedar Ave
    West Long Branch, NJ
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  • Prairie Lights Bookstore at 7pm
    Natl Book Found./Mission Creek Fest
    15 South Dubuque St
    Iowa City, IA
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  • Ferguson Library at 3pm
    Talk on Book of Hours (NEA Big Read)
    One Public Library Plaza
    Stamford, CT
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  • Neuberger Museum of Art at 4:30pm
    Live reading with jazz music
    Purchase College
    Purchase, NY
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  • Bechtel Conf Ctr, Encina Hall at 8pm
    Lane Lecture Series
    Stanford University
    Stanford, CA
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  • Carla Hayden
    Schomburg Center
    515 Malcolm X Blvd
    New York, NY
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  • Beckham Hall at 6pm
    Lecture on "Hyperbole"
    Wesleyan University
    Middletown, CT
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  • Reading with Yusef Komunyakaa
    Bread Loaf Writers' Conference
    Middlebury College
    Ripton, VT
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2020

  • Randolph-Macon College
    Ashland, VA
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  • Festival of Faith & Writing
    Calvin Center for Faith & Writing
    Grand Rapids, MI
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