Hermine Pinson

Hermine Pinson

Biography

Hermine Pinson has published three poetry collections: Ashe, Mama Yetta and Other Poems, and Dolores is Blue/Dolorez is Blues.  She also released a cd Changine the Changes, in special collaboration with Yusef Komunyakaa and Estella Conwill Majozo.  Her poetry, fiction, and critical essays have appeared in anthologies such as African American Review Callaloo, Cave Canem Poetry Anthology, The Ringing Ear:  Black Poets Lean South, Common Bonds: Modern Stories by and about Texas Women, Konch, Melus, and Forum for European Contributions in African American Studies. She recently co-edited a special issue of the literary journal Valley Voices on the life and work of poet Sterling Plumpp.  She has had fellowships at Cave Canem, Soul Mountain, Yaddo, Macdowell, Byrdcliffe Colony, Vermont Studio Center, and the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities. She is an associate professor at the College of William and Mary.

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Events with Hermine Pinson

Morning Share: A Celebration of Yusef Komunyakaa

11 May 2019
10:00 am
NYU Creative Writing Program
Lillian Vernon Creative Writers House
58 West 10th Street
New York, NY 10011

Speaking Joy and Pain: A Tribute to Yusef Komunyakaa Culminating Event

11 May 2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Rosenthal Pavilion, Kimmel Center
60 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012