Chekwube Danladi in Conversation with Tyehimba Jess

SMU presents the Dallas Literary Festival as a way to showcase and encourage conversations about contemporary literature, both on campus and in the larger community.

Chekwube Danladi, author of Semiotics, winner of the 2019 Cave Canem Poetry Prize in conversation with Tyehimba Jess, author of Olio, winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry

With an introduction by Kendra Allen, author of When You Learn the Alphabet and The Collection Plate.

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