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EJP-HRI Lecture Series | Arthur Longworth

Event Type
Lecture
Sponsor
Education Justice Project and HRI
Location
Levis Faculty Center, Room 422
Date
Sep 21, 2023   4:00 pm  
Contact
Humanities Research Institute
E-Mail
info-HRI@illinois.edu
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Originating Calendar
HRI

Arthur Longworth is the author of Zek: An American Prison Story (Gabalfa Press, 2016). He is also a six-time PEN America Prison Writing Award winner, a 2018 Pushcart Prize nominee, and a 2019-2020 Writing For Justice Fellow. Arthur’s work has been presented onstage by such renowned literary figures as Francine Prose, among others, and rapper/poet Talib Kweli. He has written for The New Republic, New York Review of Books, Medium, VICE News, and numerous other venues around the country.

Supported by the Mellon Foundation. 

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