Lowell Lecture

Poetry Days presents Ada Limón: The Carrying

Date & Time

April 22, 2020 at 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.


Boston College - Devlin 101
140 Commonwealth Avenue Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
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Ada Limón

Presenting Organization

Boston College


Chandler Shaw (shawcp@bc.edu, 8066745510)

Ada Limón is the author of five books of poetry, including The Carrying (2018), which won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry and was named one of the top 5 poetry books of the year by the Washington Post. Her fourth book Bright Dead Things (2015) was named a finalist for the National Book Award, a finalist for the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, and a finalist for the National Book Critics Circle Award. She serves on the faculty of Queens University of Charlotte Low Residency M.F.A. program, and the online and summer programs for the Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center.

Presented by the Lowell Humanities Series.