First Tuesdays Presents Sarah Gambito

March 3, 2020 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Espresso 77
35-57 77th Street
Jackson Heights NY 11372
Richard Jeffrey Newman
First Tuesdays Presents Sarah Gambito @ Espresso 77

Sarah Gambito is the author of the poetry collections Loves You (Persea Books), Delivered (Persea Books), and Matadora (Alice James Books). Her poems have appeared or are forthcoming in The Iowa Review, POETRY, Harvard Review, American Poetry Review, The New Republic and other journals. She holds degrees from The University of Virginia and The Literary Arts Program at Brown University. Her honors include the Barnes & Noble Writers for Writers Award from Poets and Writers, The Wai Look Award for Outstanding Service to the Arts from the Asian American Arts Alliance and grants and fellowships from The National Endowment for the Arts, The New York Foundation for the Arts and The MacDowell Colony. She is Associate Professor of English / Director of Creative Writing at Fordham University and co-founder of Kundiman, a non-profit organization serving writers and readers of Asian American literature.

An open reading will precede the featured reader. Sign up starts at 6:30. Any genre; three-minute limit. The venue asks for a $5 counter purchase.


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