A. Van Jordan

A. Van  Jordan

A. Van Jordan is the author of four collections: Rise, which won the PEN/Oakland Josephine Miles Award (Tia Chucha Press, 2001); M-A-C-N-O-L-I-A, (2005), which was listed as one the Best Books of 2005 by The London TimesQuantum Lyrics, (2007); and The Cineaste, (2013), W.W. Norton & Co. Jordan has been awarded a Whiting Writers Award, an Anisfield-Book Award, and a Pushcart Prize. He is also a recipient of a John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship (2007), a United States Artists Fellowship (2009), and a Lannan Literary Award in Poetry (2015). He is currently the Henry Rutgers Presidential Professor at Rutgers University-Newark.

Readings

Writers on Writing Reading Series - Spring 2016