Eduardo C. Corral

Eduardo C. Corral is a CantoMundo fellow. Slow Lightning, his first book of poems, was selected by Carl Phillips as the 2011 winner of the Yale Series of Younger Poets competition. He is the recipient of a 2011 Whiting Writers' Award. He holds degrees from Arizona State University and the Iowa Writers' Workshop. His poems have appeared in Beloit Poetry Journal, Black Warrior Review, Huizache, Indiana Review, The Journal, Jubilat, New England Review, Ploughshares, Poetry, Poetry Northwest, Post Road, Quarterly West, Salt Hill and Witness. His work has been honored with a "Discovery"/The Nation award, a Bread Loaf Writers' Conference scholarship, and residencies from the MacDowell Colony, the National Hispanic Cultural Center, the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, and Yaddo. He has served as the Olive B. O'Connor Fellow in Creative Writing at Colgate University and as the Philip Roth Resident in Creative Writing at Bucknell University. Currently, he lives in New York City.

 

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Schedule


THURSDAY
 

12:30-1:45pm
Reading and Conversation
Eduardo C. Corral, Juan Felipe Herrera, Jane Hirshfield
Prudential Hall 

3:30-4:30
Conversation: Mirror Blossom Urn Collage
Eduardo C. Corral, Terrance Hayes, Fanny Howe, Ada Limón
First Peddie Baptist Memorial Church 


FRIDAY

10:50-11:50am
Festival Poet Readings
Nicky Beer, Eduardo C. Corral, Joseph Millar, Gregory Orr, Patricia Smith
Prudential Hall 

12:10-1:10pm
Poets on Poetry
Eduardo C. Corral, Sharon Dolin
CAE Auditorium


SATURDAY

9:00-10:10
Festival Poets Reading
Eavan Boland, Eduardo C. Corral, Timothy Liu
First Peddie Baptist Memorial Church

10:30-11:40
Conversation: Who Is It Can Tell Me Who I Am: Poetry and Identity
Eduardo C. Corral, Cynthia Arrieu-King, John Murillo, Gregory Pardlo
CAE Auditorium

1:30-2:40
Conversation: The Riches of Daily Life
Nicky Beer, Eduardo C. Corral, Jane Hirshfield
North Star Academy Great Room


SUNDAY

10:30-11:40
Festival Poet Readings
Brian Barker, Eduardo C. Corral, Emari DiGiorgio, John Murillo
Aljira, A Center for Contemporary Art