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September 2018

Camille Dungy at the National Book Festival

September 1, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Dungy will be reading in conversation with poet/essayists Patrick Rosal and Patricia Lockwood. Book signing to follow from 2:30-3:30.

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January 2019

The Georgia Review Issue Release Celebration Featuring Camille Dungy and Bob Hicok

January 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Ciné, 234 W Hancock Ave
Athens, GA 30601
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"To celebrate the release of our new reversible, flippable Fall/Winter 2018 double issue, The Georgia Review will host a reading by authors Camille T. Dungy and Bob Hicok at 7 p.m. on Thursday, January 17 at Ciné in downtown Athens."

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February 2019

Camille presents “Black Environmental Writing in a Time of Crisis” at Princeton University

February 13 @ 4:30 pm
East Pyne, Room 111 + Google Map

"Dungy will discuss how the history of the United States complicates the ability of many black writers to pen the idealized connection to the natural world that people often expect from nature writing." Click here for more information.

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Camille Reads at Princeton University

February 15 @ 7:00 pm
Lewis Arts Complex, 120 Alexander Street
Princeton, New Jersey 08540
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At 7pm, Camille Dungy reads at Princeton University alongside Jericho Brown, Nikky Finney, Taylor Johnson, Jessica Care Moore, and Ed Roberson. Free with registration. Learn more here.

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Camille will be featured in the Gertrude & Harold S. Vanderbilt Visiting Writers Series

February 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Buttrick Hall, Vanderbilt University, 390 24th Ave S
Nashville, TN United States
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March 2019

Camille Dungy at AWP: “Consequences of Silence,” featuring Simon Armitage, Marcelo Hernandez Castillo, Samiya Bashir & Alison Granucci

March 28 @ 4:30 pm - 5:45 pm
Oregon Ballroom 201-202, Oregon Convention Center, Level 2, 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97232
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As poets, we love language—and fight with it. Language (in the mouth, on the page) is one way humans can experience and express the world: not only words on a page, but a bodily feeling as one speaks and hears poetry. These are ways language creates meaning, and helps us define ourselves and belong. The illusion of belonging is when language fails us: draws us in, but holds us at a distance. True belonging is when language connects us across…

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Coast to Coast: 60 Years of Poetry Northwest

March 29 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Nightwood, 2218 Northeast Broadway Street + Google Map

"An anniversary celebration of poetry and prose with friends from BOA Editions and the University of British Columbia’s MFA in Creative Writing!"

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Camille Dungy at AWP: “Taking It All Off,” featuring Kathryn Miles, Suzanne Roberts, Tracy Ross & Erika Meitner

March 30 @ 10:30 am - 11:45 am
D139-140, Oregon Convention Center, Level 1, 777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Portland, Oregon 97232
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Telling the truth is perilous for women writers in a pussy-grabbing, #metoo movement era. Whether you're reporting in the Middle East, retelling personal trauma, or sexing up a hot bedroom scene, it's easy to feel exposed. We've got you covered with this multi-genre roundtable. With topics ranging from global travel and dicey field research to balancing risqué self-revelation and academic appointments, we'll talk about what's at stake for women writers who embrace risk in the name of narrative. *Must be…

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April 2019

“Environmental Writing for Our Time”: Camille Dungy at Centre College

April 4 @ 8:00 pm
Centre College, Vahlkamp Theater, 600 W Walnut St
Danville, KY 40422 United States
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Camille Dungy will be only the second poet (and creative writer) to offer the English Program's Bastian lecture, which will be on the topic of redefining nature poetry. Professor Dungy publishes poetry and non-fiction that emerges out of the intersection of ecology, culture, and race. She is editor of the groundbreaking anthology, Black Nature: Four Centuries of African-American Nature Poetry, and is also the author of five books of poems, most recently Trophic Cascade. Her first work of creative non-fiction,…

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Are you near Nashville? Take a class with Camille!

April 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Porch HQ, 2811 Dogwood Place
Nashville, TN 37204 United States
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“In this 2-hour session, we’ll explore various strategies for how to get started, how to keep going, and how to improve what you’ve already written! This is a mixed genre class, welcoming poets, fiction writers, and nonfiction writers. No need to come with anything prepared, just bring an open mind and your favorite writing instruments…” Register here!

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