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Poet Leah Umansky presented by Florida author Sarah Gerard

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Poet Leah Umansky presented by Florida author Sarah Gerard.

About Leah Umansky and Sarah Gerard:

Leah's book The Barbarous Century came out in 2018. Excerpts from it have been published in the New York Times Book Review and Poetry Magazine, among many other places. Some of her Game of Thrones-related poetry has been translated into Norwegian and Bengali. Flavorwire named her #7 of 23 People Who Will Make You Care About Poetry in 2013. She is the curator of the COUPLET Reading Series in New York City. She lives in New York City.

Sarah Gerard is the author of the essay collection Sunshine State, a New York Times critics’ choice, the novel Binary Star, a finalist for the Los Angeles Times first fiction prize, and two chapbooks.

Her short stories, essays, interviews, and criticism have appeared in The New York Times, Granta, The Baffler, Vice, and other journals, as well as anthologies.

She is currently the Writer in Residence at New College of Florida.

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