Poetry Salon

Greenlight Poetry Salon logoCreated and hosted by poet and former Greenlight bookseller Angel Nafis, Greenlight’s Poetry Salon welcomes locally and nationally celebrated poets for an intense and joyful evening of wine, poetry, and performance.  

Since its launch in 2012, the Salon series has hosted poets including Elizabeth Acevedo, Hanif Abdurraqib, Kaveh Akbar, Aziza Barnes, Jericho Brown, Mahogany L. Browne, Anders Carlson-Wee, Kai Carlson-Wee, Eduardo Corral, Kevin Coval, Jay Deshpande, Natalie Diaz, Ted Dodson, R. Erica Doyle, Cornelius Eady, Natalie Eilbert, Safia Elhillo, Shira Erlichman, Adam Falkner, Tarfia Faizulla, Megan Falley, Camonghne Felix, Krista Franklin, Thomas Fucaloro, Jessica Greenbaum, Rachel Eliza Griffiths, Tonya Ingram, Ishmael Islam, Stevie Edwards, Rodney Jones, Jeff Kass, Sarah Kay, Mike Lala, Rickey Laurentiis, Cynthia Lowen, Nate Marshall, Airea D. Matthews, Jamaal May, Nathan McClain, Rachel McKibbens, Anis Mojgani, Kamilah Aisha Moon, Jose Olivarez, Gregory Pardlo, Morgan Parker, Tommy Pico, Casey Rocheteau, Patrick Rosal, Safiya Sinclair, Danez Smith, Patricia Smith, Bianca Stone, Samantha Thornhill, Geoff Kagan Trenchard, Jeanann Verlee, Ocean Vuong, and Tiphanie Yanique.


IN-STORE EVENT:
Wednesday, January 31, 7:30 PM
The Greenlight Poetry Salon

Hosted by Angel Nafis
Featuring poets AH Jerriod Avant, Sophie Christenberry, India Lena González, and Edgar Kunz
Wine reception to follow


Created and hosted by poet and former Greenlight bookseller Angel Nafis, The Greenlight Poetry Salon series welcomes locally and nationally celebrated poets for a powerful and moving evening of poetry and performance.  January's brilliant featured poets include A. H. Jerriod Avant, author of Muscadine; poet, editor, and multidisciplinary artist India Lena González, author of  Fox Woman Get Out!; Sophie Christenberry, author of Shift Notes; and Edgar Kunz, author of two poetry collections, Fixer and Tap Out. Join us for what is always a celebratory event!

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Muscadine (Stahlecker Selections) By A. H. Jerriod Avant Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781954245709
Availability: Available In Store Now (while supplies last)
Published: Four Way Books - September 15th, 2023

Fox Woman Get Out! By India Lena González, Aracelis Girmay (Foreword by) Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781950774982
Availability: Available In Store Now (while supplies last)
Published: BOA Editions - September 12th, 2023

Fixer: Poems By Edgar Kunz Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063288591
Availability: Available In Store Now (while supplies last)
Published: Ecco - August 22nd, 2023

Tap Out: Poems By Edgar Kunz Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781328518125
Availability: Available In Store Now (while supplies last)
Published: Ecco - March 5th, 2019