Nate Mackey in Seattle! (Only his 2nd visit ever)

SPLAB welcomes legendary poet, essayist, novelist and editor Nathaniel Mackey to Columbia City for a reading, workshop at the new SPLAB location, 3651 S. Edmunds in the Cultural Corner of the former Columbia School and a talk at the NW African-American Museum. The...

Nate Mackey Talk/Prose Reading March 11

SPLAB is delighted to announce a partnership with CD Forum for the Nate Mackey talk and prose reading. Details below and here. Nathaniel Mackey Friday, March 11, 2011 at 7:00PM at Northwest African American Museum 2300 South Massachusetts Street (Map) Tickets: $5 |...

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Nathaniel Mackey in Columbia City March 11 & 12, 2010 Nathaniel Mackey is an American poet, novelist, anthologist, literary critic, editor and Professor of Literature at Duke University in North Carolina. A Chancellor of The Academy of American Poets, he was born...

Nathaniel Mackey Workshop and Talk Descriptions

Talk, Friday, March 11, 2011, 7:30PM, venue TBA: Descent Beckons Composer/multi-instrumentalist N. writes in Bedouin Hornbook, “What I’m proposing is that we hear into what has up to now only been overheard (if I can put it that way), that we can awaken resources...

Pacific Rim Poetics

SPLAB POETRY WORKSHOP Saturday, December 11 12 to 3pm … the Pacific Coast of America faces the Far East, culturally as well as geographically… – Kenneth Rexroth What does it mean to be a Pacific Rim poet? In this course, we’ll continue our exploration of innovative...