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Eileen Myles – Mentoring Artist Talk

May 27, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Free and open to all via Zoom

Presentation followed by Q & A. Free and open to all via Zoom. Click here for Zoom Registration.

Eileen Myles is a Pabst Endowed Chair for Master Writers

Eileen Myles (they/them) came to New York from Boston in 1974 to be a poet, subsequently novelist, public talker and art journalist. A Sagittarius, their 22 books include For Now, evolution, Afterglow, I Must Be Living Twice/new & selected poems, and Chelsea Girls. In 2019 they wrote and directed an 18-minute super 8 film, The Trip, a puppet road film. See it on youtube. Eileen is the recipient of a Guggenheim, a Warhol/Creative Capital Arts Writers grant, 4 Lambda Book Awards, the Shelley Prize, and a poetry award from the Foundation for Contemporary Arts. In 2016, they received a Creative Capital grant and the Clark Prize for excellence in art writing. In 2019 Myles received a poetry award from the American Academy of Arts & Letters. In 2020 they got the Bill Whitehead Award for Lifetime Achievement from the Publishing Triangle. They live in New York and Marfa, TX.

Details

Date:
May 27
Time:
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Cost:
Free and open to all via Zoom
Event Category:

Organizer

Ivan Riascos, Residency Director
Phone:
ACA Main Campus: 386-427-6975
Email:
iriascos@atlanticcenterforthearts.org