UC Berkeley Holloway Poetry: LaTasha Nevada Diggs

Apr 10 2024 - 5:30pm

WHEELER HALL, UC BERKELEY. FREE TO ATTEND.
Join us at 5:30 on Wednesday, April 10th for LaTasha Nevada Diggs ’s Holloway Poetry Series reading at UC Berkeley’s Wheeler Hall. 

Pegasus Books will be the bookseller for this event; books will be available for purchase and signing. The Holloway Poetry Series is free and open to all audiences. Read more about the series here.

Location: 315 Wheeler Hall (Maude Fife Room), UC Berkeley 

About the author:

LaTasha Nevada Diggs is a poet and sound artist from Harlem. She is the author of Village (Coffee House Books, 2023), TwERK (Belladonna*, 2013), the chapbooks Ichi-Ban: from the files of muneca morena linda (MOH Press, 1998) and Ni-Ban: Villa Miseria (MOH Press, 2001), and the album “Televisíon” (2003). Her work has been featured at the Venice Biennale, the Whitney, the Brooklyn Museum, and the Museum of Modern Art. Her honors include fellowships from the New York Foundation for the Arts and Cave Canem, as well as a C.D. Wright Award for Poetry from the Foundation for Contemporary Art and a Whiting Award. She earned her MFA at California College of the Arts and is currently a faculty member at Stetson University and Brooklyn College. 

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Books: 
Village By Latasha N. Nevada Diggs Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781566896610
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Coffee House Press - February 7th, 2023

Twerk By Latasha N. Nevada Diggs Cover Image
$15.00
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ISBN: 9780988539907
Published: Belladonna* - April 1st, 2013

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