Ada Limón

Ada Limón is the author of four books of poetry, including Bright Dead Things, which was named a finalist for the 2015 National Book Award for Poetry, a finalist for the Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award, a finalist for the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award, and one of the Top Ten Poetry Books of the Year by The New York Times. Her other books include Lucky WreckThis Big Fake World, and Sharks in the Rivers. She serves on the faculty of Queens University of Charlotte Low Residency M.F.A program, and the 24Pearl Street online program for the Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center. She also works as a freelance writer splitting her time between Lexington, Kentucky and Sonoma, California.


Upcoming Events with Ada

September 27
Ada Limón Reading: Talking to the Sun, Minglewood, Lexington, KY
October 02
Ada Limón Poetry Talk & Reading, Tabula Poetica, Chapman University, Orange, CA
October 25
Ada Limón Reading, 25th Anniversary Poetry in Motion Celebration, New York, NY
October 26
Ada Limón Reading, Ramapo College, Mahwah, NJ
November 10 to November 13
Ada Limón Manuscript Bootcamp, Writing by Writers, Tahoe City, CA

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