Poetry reading with Solmaz Sharif and Danniel Schoonebeek

Poets Danniel Schoonebeek and Solmaz Sharif

Poets Solmaz Sharif and Danniel Schoonebeek read from their work on Sept. 2, as part of First Friday events at the Phoenix Art Museum, beginning at 7 p.m. 

A local poet will open the evening. After the reading, there will be a short Q&A and a book signing. 

Solmaz Sharif’s work has been recognized with a “Discovery” / Boston Review Poetry Prize, and multiple fellowships.

Danniel Schoonebeek was awarded a Ruth Lily and Dorothy Sargent Rosenberg Poetry fellowship from the Poetry Foundation and his second book of poems was a winner of the 2015 National Poetry Series. 

The opening poets are curated by Rashaad Thomas and presented with support from ASU's Performance in the Borderlands Initiative. Sharif and Schoonebeek's presentation is part of the University of Arizona Poetry Center Phoenix Reading Series, co-sponsored by ASU's Superstition Review. Sharif and Schoonebeek will read at the UA Poetry Center in Tucson on September 1 at 7:00 p.m.

Superstition Review is the online literary magazine produced in the College of Integrative Sciences and Arts by creative writing and web design students at ASU's Polytechnic campus. The journal promotes contemporary art and literature by providing a free, high-quality online publication that features work by established and emerging artists and authors from all over the world. The journal publishes two issues a year with art, fiction, interviews, nonfiction and poetry.

Department: 
College of Integrative Sciences and Arts
Contact: 
Patricia Colleen Murphy
Phone: 
(602) 257-1880 [Phoenix Art Museum]
ASU's Superstition Review co-sponsors this University of Arizona Poetry Center Phoenix Reading Series at the Phoenix Art Museum.
Location: 
Phoenix Art Museum
Price: 
Free