Prized Writers with Heid Erdrich & Sun Yung Shin – Poetry and Resistance

October 7, 2017 @ 10:30 am
Great River Regional Library – Delano
160 Railroad Ave
Delano, MN 55328

Dive deeper into the work of two acclaimed poets in this writers in conversation event, punctuated with readings. Minnesota Book Award winners Heid Erdrich and Sun Yung Shin discuss the intersection of poetry and identity, their influences, and writing life. Erdrich is the author of five collections of poetry, among other books, including 2009 Book Award winner National Monuments. Shin is the author of three poetry collections, including Unbearable Splendor, the 2017 Book Award winner, and is editor of the recent anthology A Good Time for the Truth: Race in Minnesota.