Syracuse University Campus Store EventsCelebrating CripLit: An Evening with Ona Gritz
Friday, June 25, 2021, 8 to 9 p.m. Eastern (via zoom)Border Songs Ona Gritz BookHosted by Wordgathering: A Journal of Disability Poetry and Literature, and the Office of Interdisciplinary Programs and Outreach at the Burton Blatt Institute.This event is funded in part by Poets & Writers with public funds from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
Free and Open to the Public.American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation, live captioning, and image descriptions will be provided.Other accommodations requests can be made (by June 18, 2021) by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.Ona Gritz will read prose from her forthcoming collection, Present Imperfect: Essays, as well as engage in discussion with Zoom participants.
This event will highlight and celebrate Ona's creative work as well as her contributions as Wordgathering's Gatherer's Blog Editor.
Ona Gritz's books include Geode, a Main Street Rag Poetry Book Award finalist. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, Ploughshares,
Bellevue Literary Review, River Teeth, Brevity, and elsewhere. Recent honors include two Notable Mentions in Best American Essays and
a winning entry in The Poetry Archive Now: Wordview 2020 project.
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