Poetry off the shelf
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Palestinian-Belgian poet and Al Jazeera journalist Fatena Alghorra is the author of four books of poetry, including A Very Troublesome Woman (2003). Kristian Sendon Cordero writes and translates in Filipino, Bikol, and Rinconada. Two of his recent collections, Labi (2013) and Canticos: Apat na Boses (2013), received 2014 Philippine National Book Awards. Yankunytjatjara Aboriginal poet Ali Cobby Eckermann is the author of seven books, including the verse novel Ruby Moonlight (2012), which was published in the United States in 2015 by Flood Editions. She won the 2017 Windham Campbell Prize in Poetry at Yale University. A reception follows the program. Cosponsored with the International Writing Program at the University of Iowa