Thurs. September 19
Free and open to the public
Katie Ford is the author of Deposition, Colosseum
, and the forthcoming Blood Lyrics
(Graywolf Press, 2014). Ford is the recipient of a Lannan Literary Fellowship and the Larry Levis Prize. Colosseum was named among the “Best Books of 2008” by Publishers Weekly
and the Virginia Quarterly Review
. Her poems have appeared in The New Yorker, Poetry, The Paris Review, The American Poetry Review, Ploughshares
, and many other journals. She teaches at Franklin & Marshall College and lives in Philadelphia with her husband, the novelist Josh Emmons, and their young daughter.