An Evening with Ross Gay
644 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044, USA
Sponsored by the Kenneth A Spencer Lecture Fund and Hosted by The Commons at the University of Kansas
Ross Gay is the author of four books of poetry: Against Which; Bringing the Shovel Down; Be Holding, winner of the PEN American Literary Jean Stein Award; and Catalog of Unabashed Gratitude, winner of the 2015 National Book Critics Circle Award and the 2016 Kingsley Tufts Poetry Award.
His first collection of essays, The Book of Delights, was released in 2019 and was a New York Times bestseller. His new collection of essays, Inciting Joy, was released in October of 2022.
Books for sale by the Raven Book Store.
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7:00 - 8:30pm Event run time
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Event is in the Main Theater with balcony and floor seating. The top tier of the Main Theater floor is wheelchair accessible. All tickets are General Admission.
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