Thursday, March 26, 2009

Sophie Cabot Black, Sean Singer, and Camille Rankine

Thursday, March 26th @ 7:00 PM

Chin Music Featured Writers

Sophie Cabot Black is the author of THE DESCENT (2004) and THE MISUNDERSTANDING OF NATURE (1994), both published by Graywolf Press. Her poems have appeared in publications such as The Atlantic Monthly, Boston Review, The Paris Review, Poetry, Fence, APR, Bomb, and The New Republic. She lives in New York City and Connecticut.

Sean Singer’s first book, DISCOGRAPHY, won the 2001 Yale Series of Younger Poets Prize, selected by W.S. Merwin, and the Norma Farber First Book Award from the Poetry Society of America. He is also the recipient of an artists’ grant from the Massachusetts Cultural Council
and a 2005 Fellowship from the National Endowment for the Arts. He lives n New York City.

Camille Rankine received her MFA in poetry from Columbia University. Her poetry has appeared in Diagram and POOL: A Journal of Poetry. She lives in New York City and works as the Program and Communications Coordinator at Cave Canem Foundation, an organization committed to cultivating the artistic and professional growth of African American poets.

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  1. Camille Rankine was interviewed for the article, "Photo Exhibit Showcases Black Poets." Please read the article at