Akwaeke Emezi’s “Content Warning: Everything” Book Launch

Akwaeke Emezi’s Content Warning: Everything Book Launch Elliott Bay Book Company, Cave Canem, and Copper Canyon Press present Akwaeke Emezi‘s debut poetry collection with Evie Shockley. The book launch will be virtually hosted by Elliott Bay Book Company. Tuesday, April 5th, 2022, 5:30 PM PT Register here: https://www.eventbrite.

Announcing Copper Canyon Press’s Spring/Summer 2022 Publishing Season

We are delighted to announce the publication of eight tremendous new books of poetry in spring/summer 2022: Content Warning: Everything, Akwaeke Emezi (April 2022) Now Do You Know Where You Are, Dana Levin (April 2022) The Trees Witness Everything, Victoria Chang (April 2022) Diaries of a Terrorist, Christopher Soto (May 2022) Swallowed Light, Michael Wasson (May 2022) Smoking the Bible, Chris […]

Cafe con Libros presents Author Talk: Akwaeke Emezi, “Dear Senthuran”

Cafe con Libros presents, June 10 at 6 PM – 7 PM EDT, Author Talk: Akwaeke Emezi, “Dear Senthuran” From the organizers: Akwaeke Emezi in dialogue with Lisa-Kaindé Diaz of Ibeyi. A full-throated and provocative memoir in letters from the New York Times-bestselling author, “a dazzling literary talent whose works cut to the quick of […]

Loyalty Bookstores presents Akwaeke Emezi with Senthuran Varatharajah and Ann Daramola for DEAR SENTHURAN

Loyalty Bookstores presents, June 9 at 6 PM EDT, Akwaeke Emezi with Senthuran Varatharajah and Ann Daramola for DEAR SENTHURAN From the organizers: Loyalty is incredibly excited to welcome back Akwaeke Emezi in conversation with Senthuran Varatharajah and Ann Daramola to celebrate Dear Senthuran: A Black Spirit Memoir! This event will be held digitally via Crowdcast. Click here to register for […]

New York Public Library presents Spiritfirst: Akwaeke Emezi with Saidiya Hartman

New York Public Library presents, June 8 at 7 PM – 8 PM EDT, Spiritfirst: Akwaeke Emezi with Saidiya Hartman From the organizers: The bestselling author shares their debut work of nonfiction, Dear Senthuran, a memoir that “deeply engages with the metaphysics of Black spirit and singularly faces the Black reader.” Register here: https://www.showclix.com/event/akwaekeemezi/tag/nyplwebsite