Award-winning poets Nicole Sealey and John Murillo read from their works and answer audience questions in the latest installment of our Writers@Drew series.
Nicole Sealey is the author of the poetry collections Ordinary Beast and The Animal After Whom Other Animals Are Named. Honored with several prestigious poetry prizes, she is the executive director of the Cave Canem Foundation, a nonprofit literary service organization for African-American poets, and a past fellow of CantoMundo and the MacDowell Colony.
John Murillo is the author of the poetry collection Up Jump the Boogie, a finalist for the Kate Tufts Discovery Award and the PEN Open Book Award. His honors include a Pushcart Prize and a fellowship from the Bread Loaf Writers Conference, among others.