Shane McCrae

Shane McCrae


Shane McCrae is the author of five books of poetry: In the Language of My Captor, a finalist for the National Book Award, the Los Angeles Times Book Prize, and the William Carlos Williams Award;The Animal Too Big to Kill, winner of the 2014 Lexi Rudnitsky/Editor’s Choice Award; Forgiveness Forgiveness; Blood; and Mule. His most recent book of poetry, The Gilded Auction Block, was published in February. He is the recipient of a Whiting Award and a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship. He teaches at Columbia University and lives in New York City.

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Events with Shane McCrae

Literary Quest: Tenement Museum Edition

08 May 2019
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Lower East Side Tenement Museum
103 Orchard Street (at Delancey Street)
New York, NY 10002