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Poetry Reading: Lindsay Turner and Noah Falck

Poetry Reading: Lindsay Turner and Noah Falck

Join the Ohio Center for the Book at Cleveland Public Library for a National Poetry Month reading featuring authors Lindsay Turner (Cleveland) and Noah Falck (Dayton). 

About the readers: 

A poet, critic, and translator, Lindsay Turner is the author of the poetry collections The Upstate (University of Chicago Press, 2023) and Songs & Ballads (Prelude Books, 2018). Her translations from the French include books by Souleymane Bachir Diagne, Anne Dufourmantelle, Stéphane Bouquet, Frédéric Neyrat, Richard Rechtman, Ryoko Sekiguchi, and others. Her translation of Bouquet's The Next Loves was longlisted for the National Translation Awards, shortlisted for the Best Translated Book Award, and named a New York Times top 10 poetry collection of 2019, and she has twice received French Voices Grants for her translation work. Originally from northeast Tennessee, she lives in Cleveland, Ohio, where she is Assistant Professor of English and Creative Writing at Case Western Reserve University.

Noah Falck is the author of Exclusions (finalist for the 2020 Believer Book Award), as well as several chapbook collections, including normal normal, You Are In Nearly Every Future, and the co-authored collection Prerecorded Weather (winner of the 2022 James Tate Poetry Prize). His poems have been published in the Kenyon Review, Literary Hub, Ploughshares, Poetry Daily and Poets.org and anthologized in Poem-a-Day: 365 Poems for Every Occasion. He lives in Buffalo, New York, where he works as Literary Director at Just Buffalo Literary Center. In 2013, he started the Silo City Reading Series, a multimedia poetry event series inside a 120-foot high, 100-year-old abandoned grain elevator.

Saturday, April 20, 2024
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Main 02 - 2nd Floor - Literature Department
Main Library - Downtown
All Ages
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