Furious Flower

A. Van Jordan - Poetry Reading

Wed, 17 Apr 2019 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Fesitival Highlands Room
The event is free and open to the public! 

On April 17th, Furious Flower is pleased to present A. Van Jordan.

Jordan Head Shot

A. Van Jordan is the author of four collections: Rise, which won the PEN/Oakland Josephine Miles Award (Tia Chucha Press 2001); M-A-C-N-O-L-I-A (2005), which was listed as one of the Best Books of 2005 by the London Times; Quantum Lyrics (2007); and The Cineaste (2013). Jordan has been awarded Whiting Writers Award, an Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, and a Pushcart Prize. He is also a recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship (2007), a United States Artists Fellowship (2009), and a Lannan Literary Award in Poetry (2015). He serves as the Robert Hayden Collediate Professor of English Language & Literature at the University of Michigan. 

Read Jordan's work here

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