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Tanya Shirley - Public Poetry Reading

Location:Whitehorse Lounge
Start Date:April 21, 2013 12:30 AM
End Date:April 21, 2013 1:30 AM
Jamaican poet, Tanya Shirley is a graduate student and teacher in the Department of Literatures in English at UWI, Mona. Her work has appeared in Small Axe and The Caribbean Writer and in New Caribbean Poetry: An Anthology. She is a Cave Canem Fellow and a past participant in Callaloo Creative Writing Workshops. She Who Sleeps With Bones, Shirley's d├ębut collection of poetry, was named a 2009 Jamaican bestseller. Shirley is currently completing her second collection of poetry, which will be published by Peepal Tree Press.