Writers in the Woods – Kaveh Akbar
April 10, 2020 - April 11, 2020
Kaveh Akbar is an Iranian-American poet, professor, and scholar. He is the recipient of the Ruth Lilly and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Fellowship from the Poetry Foundation, a Pushcart Prize, among many other awards.
“Akbar has what every poet needs: the power to make, from emotions others have felt, memorable language nobody has assembled before.”
– Stephanie Burt for the Yale Review on Calling a Wolf a Wolf
SNC Tahoe’s Writers in the Woods brings well-known poets and writers from all over the country to the campus for intimate readings and workshops, where audience members can meet and exchange ideas with the guest writers.
Reading: Friday, 7 – 9pm FREE
Workshop: Saturday, 10am – noon (Registration Required)
Free for students, $50 for community members