Saeed Jones

Saeed Jones

Biography

Saeed Jones’s debut poetry collection, Prelude to Bruise, won the 2015 PEN/Joyce Osterweil Award for Poetry and the 2015 Stonewall Book Award/Barbara Gittings Literature Award. It was also a finalist for the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award, the Lambda Literary Award, and the Publishing Triangle Award. Jones is Buzzfeed’s executive editor of culture; his memoir, How Men Fight for Their Lives, is forthcoming from Simon & Schuster.

Photo Credit: Jon Premosch

Buy Jones’ latest book, Prelude to Bruise

Events with Saeed Jones

Queer Representation and the Media

02 May 2017
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Housing Works Bookstore Cafe, 126 Crosby St, New York, NY 10012
B/D/F/M to Broadway Lafayette
W/R to Prince St
6 to Spring St

Insistent Tongues: Queer World Voices

04 May 2017
7:00 pm-8:30 pm
BAAD Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance, 2474 Westchester Ave, Bronx, NY 10461, Take the 6 to Zerega Ave.