On December 2, I participated in a reading with Cave Canem fellows and Poet Legend, Kwame Dawes in Baltimore.
The reading was recorded, so check it out here: http://www.prattlibrary.org/booksmedia/podcasts/index.aspx?id=77463
(I’m on the poster! Felt like a Superstar!)
For the past three years, I’ve been conditioned to use the library as research — rarely taking out books that I want to read and enjoy.
Well…I kind of forgot about it! That is until yesterday, Ross and I walked to the local Belmont Branch here in Richmond.
I took out:
Reading Tayari’s book first. Then, I plan on taking out Zadie Smith’s book that I’ve heard such good things about: