Reading: Dara Wier and Tiphanie Yanique
June 19, 2017
Integrated Sciences Building
UMass Amherst Campus
Each night during the Juniper Summer Writing Institute and Institute for Young Writers, acclaimed faculty and writers in residence read from their new and selected work. On Monday, June 19 come hear Dara Wier and Tiphanie Yanique.
The authors' books will be available for purchase from Amherst Books and readings will be followed by book signings. There is plenty of free parking and the event is in an accessible venue.
Wier is the author of 12 books of poems, including You Good Thing, Selected Poems, Remnants of Hannah, Reverse Rapture and Hat on a Pond.
Yanique’s debut novel, Land of Love and Drowning, won the Flaherty-Dunnan First Novel Award from the Center for Fiction and was listed by NPR as one of the Best Books of 2014.