Sampling in Hip-Hop as Artistic Transformation
Dec 3, 2015 | 6:00 PM-7:30 PM
NYU Bookstore | 726 Broadway New York, NY 10003
Emily Fragos reads a selection of her work followed by a conversation with poet KC Trommer.
In addition to the 2015 Witter Bynner Fellowship in Poetry from the Library of Congress, selected by Poet Laureate Charles Wright, Emily Fragos is the recipient of a 2014 Guggenheim Fellowship in Poetry and the 2014 Literature Award from the American Academy of Arts & Letters. She has published two books of poetry, Hostage: New & Selected Poems and Little Savage, and selected and edited five poetry anthologies for the Everyman’s Pocket Library. Emily Fragos currently teaches at Columbia and NYU.
Presented in partnership with Library of Congress Center for the Book, New York Empire State Center for the Book, and NYU Gallatin Writing Program.