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CONVERSATIONS will take place in The Tank at the Dayton Arcade. Saeed Jones is author of award-winning "How We Fight For Our Lives."

By The Contemporary Dayton

When and where

Date and time

Thursday, April 13 · 6 - 9pm EDT


The Contemporary Dayton 25 West 4th Street Dayton, OH 45402

About this event

  • 3 hours
  • Mobile eTicket

Presented by Susan Strong & Bob Pohl

Saeed Jones will be in conversation with Dionne Custer Edwards, Director of Learning and Public Practice at the Wexner Center of the Arts. Jones is author of the memoir How We Fight For Our Lives, winner of the 2019 Kirkus Prize for Nonfiction, and the poetry collection, Prelude To Bruise, winner of the 2015 PEN/Joyce Osterweil Award for Poetry. His poetry and essays have appeared in the New Yorker, New York Times, Oxford American and GQ among other publications. See his new poetry collection Alive At The End Of The World.

CONVERSATIONS will take place in The Tank at the Dayton Arcade

35 W 4th St, downtown Dayton, metered street parking free after 6 pm, or Reibold Garage

Use the subway entrance on 4th street to enter The Tank. The Co galleries will remain open til 9 pm

Free & open to all

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