The New Salon series brings writers into an intimate setting to discuss the implications of their work and craft.
Vijay Seshadri is the author of 3 Sections (Graywolf Press, 2013), which won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry; The Long Meadow (Graywolf Press, 2004), which won the James Laughlin Award; and Wild Kingdom (1996). Seshadri has received grants from the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, the New York Foundation for the Arts, and the National Endowment for the Arts and has been awarded The Paris Review's Bernard F. Conners Long Poem Prize and the MacDowell Colony's Fellowship for Distinguished Poetic Achievement. He teaches poetry and nonfiction writing at Sarah Lawrence College, where he has held the Michele Tolela Myers Chair.
Co-sponsored by the NYU Creative Writing Program and Poetry Society of America.
Free and open to the public.
Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House
New York University
58 West 10th Street
New York, NY 10003