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Single Voice Reading Series: Marshall & Scenters-Zapico

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Start: September 14, 2017 7:00 pm
End: September 14, 2017 9:00 pm
Venue: Tillotson Room of the Tippie Alumni Center

The Single Voice Reading Series at Allegheny College will begin its 2017-18 season on Thursday, Sept. 14 at 7 p.m. with readings by poets Nate Marshall and Natalie Scenters-Zapico. The event in the Tillotson Room of the Tippie Alumni Center is free and open to the public.

Nate Marshall is the author of “Wild Hundreds” and an editor of “The Breakfast Poets: New American Poetry in the Age of Hip-Hop.” “Wild Hundreds” has been honored with the Black Caucus of the American Library Association’s award for Poetry Book of the Year and The Great Lakes College Association’s New Writers Award. Marshall is the director of national programs for Louder Than a Bomb Youth Poetry Festival and has taught at the University of Michigan, Wabash College, and Northwestern University.

Natalie Scenters-Zapico is the author of “The Verging Cities,” winner of the PEN American/Joyce Osterweil Award and the Great Lakes College Association’s New Writers Award, as well as the forthcoming “Lima::Limón.” Her most recent poems are forthcoming or can be found in “Poetry,” “Boston Review,” and “Tin House.”