Carrie Conners recently took part in “Poetry During a Time of Crisis,” a virtual poetry reading series produced by the West Virginia Humanities Council. Carrie read “Sex Ed,” which appears in Luscious Struggle.
Carrie Conners was interviewed by Thomas Fink of Dichtung Yammer. The conversation goes behind the scenes of Luscious Struggle, examining the voice of the narrator character and connecting Conners’ recent and current scholarship to themes in the work. You can read the interview in its entirety here.
Carrie Conners, author of Luscious Struggle, was featured in the Dear Ocean reading series, a climate-inspired event presented by the Human Impacts Institute in Brooklyn, New York. Carrie was among a line-up of poets and creators, including Bailey Alejandro Cohen-Vera, Layne Glasgow, I. S. Jones, Monica Lewis, and Mingpei Li. The evening was hosted by the Human Impacts Institute Artist-in-Residence Kwame Opoku-Duku and the Unbnd Collective.
Stay tuned for more readings and events with Carrie through the new year, and an upcoming interview with Carrie from Dichtung Yammer!