We’re excited to be providing books for the following event:
Carl Phillips will be reading as part of the Seattle Arts & Lectures Poetry Series.
Referred to as “one of America’s most original, influential, and productive of lyric poets,” Carl Phillips is the author of a dozen books of poetry and two works of criticism. He was born in Everett, Washington in 1959, and his family moved frequently around the United States. He earned a BA from Harvard, an MAT from the University of Massachusetts, and an MA in creative writing from Boston University.
Phillips is the author of twelve books of poetry, including Silverchest (2013), a finalist for the Griffin International Poetry Prize, and Double Shadow (2011), winner of a Los Angeles Times Book Prize. His most recent book of poetry is Reconnaissance (2015), nominated for an NAACP Image Award. Phillips teaches at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.