Virtual Diversity Book Club | The Tradition
January 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Please join the Department of Medicine Office of Diversity and Inclusion as we host another energized Virtual Diversity Book Club. Our book of choice this month is The Tradition by Jericho Brown.
Jericho Brown is author of the The Tradition (Copper Canyon 2019), for which he won the Pulitzer Prize. He is the recipient of fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation, the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard, and the National Endowment for the Arts, and he is the winner of the Whiting Award. Brown’s first book, Please (New Issues 2008), won the American Book Award. His second book, The New Testament (Copper Canyon 2014), won the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award. His third collection, The Tradition won the Paterson Poetry Prize and was a finalist for the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award. His poems have appeared in The Bennington Review, Buzzfeed, Fence, jubilat, The New Republic, The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Paris Review, TIME magazine, and several volumes of The Best American Poetry. He is the director of the Creative Writing Program and a professor at Emory University.
Please contact Anastasia White, Diversity and Inclusion Program Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org, if you have any questions.