The UGA Creative Writing Program and Avid Bookshop present Ronaldo V. Wilson. This reading and signing event will take place on Tuesday, October 16, from 7-9pm at Ciné. The event is free and open to the public, and we encourage you to purchase a copy of Ronaldo's books and get it signed by the author! Signed and personalized books make great gifts.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Ronaldo V. Wilson, PhD, is the author of Lucy 72, Narrative, Poems of the Black Object, and Farther Traveler: Poetry, Prose, Other. The recipient of fellowships from Cave Canem, the Djerassi Resident Artists Program, the Ford Foundation, Kundiman, MacDowell, the National Research Council, the Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center, the Center for Art and Thought, and Yaddo, Wilson is a mixed media artist, dancer and performer. RVW has performed in multiple venues (as LUCY) at the Pulitzer Arts Foundation, the Atlantic Center for the Arts, Lousiana State University's Digital Media Center Theater, Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, Reed College, CalArts, Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Tube Factory artspace, University of Pittsburgh's Center for African American Poetry and Poetics, and Southern Exposure Gallery. Wilson is Associate Professor Creative Writing and Literature at the University of California, Santa Cruz.