Spring 2024 Visiting Writers Series: James Allen Hall (Poetry)

Thursday, April 18, 2024 7:30 PM EDT
Fenwick Library, Fenwick Library Reading Room

Spring 2024 Visiting Writers Series: James Allen Hall (Poetry)

James Allen Hall (he/they) is the author of three books, including the poetry collections Now You're the Enemy (2008) and Romantic Comedy (2023, selected by Diane Seuss for the Levis Prize), and a book of lyric personal essays, I Liked You Better Before I Knew You So Well (2017). They have received awards and fellowships from the National Endowment of the Arts, Lambda Literary Foundation, the Texas Institute of Letters, the Fellowship of Southern Writers, the Civitella Ranieri Foundation, the University of Arizona Poetry Center, and the Bread Loaf and Sewanee Writers' Conferences. With Aaron Smith, James is the co-host of the popular poetry show Breaking Form: A Podcast of Poetry & Culture. They direct the Rose O'Neill Literary House at Washington College, where they also edit the national literary journal Cherry Tree.

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