Caxton Club/Davenport Poetry Awards, May 8

Carolina Ebeid will give a talk and announce the Davenport Poetry awards on Friday, May 8 at 4 p.m. in the Alumni Room, Old Main. Ebeid was the 2012-2014 Fellow at the Stadler Center for Poetry at Bucknell University, and serves as a poetry editor for the online journal Better: Culture & Lit. Her work appears widely in journals such as The Kenyon Review, Crazyhorse, Memorious, Colorado Review, Gulf Coast, Poetry, and others.

She holds an MFA from the Michener Centers for Writers at the University of Texas, and has won awards and fellowships from CantoMundo, The Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference, and the Academy of American Poets. She grew up in West New York, NJ, and will make Denver her home for the next few years while she pursues a PhD in creative writing.