A Reading by Brenda Shaughnessy, Jenny Xie, and Kweku Abimbola, Sponsored by the Academy of American Poets

Ballroom 1, Summit Building, Seattle Convention Center, Level 5
Saturday, March 11, 2023
1:45 pm to 3:00 pm


A reading by three award-winning poets with recent work presented by the Academy of American Poets. Founded in 1934, the Academy is the nation’s leading champion of poets and poetry with supporters in all fifty states. It annually awards more funds to individual poets than any other organization through its prize program and produces Poets.org, the world’s the world’s largest publicly funded website for poets and poetry; established and organizes National Poetry Month each April. This event will be livestreamed. ASL interpretation and live captioning will be provided.



February 7–10, 2024
Kansas City, Missouri

Kansas City Convention Center