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July 18, 7pm
CF's Summer Film Series: Exit Through The Gift Shop

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Aug 22, 2018, 3pm

Poetry Reading: Naomi Shihab Nye

Apr 17, 2019, 7pm
This is a free event open to the public. Reserve your spot at tickets.phxart.org About the poet: Naomi Shihab Nye was born in St. Louis, Missouri in 1952. Her father was a Palestinian refugee and her mother an American of German and Swiss descent, and Nye spent her adolescence in both Jerusalem and San Antonio, Texas. She earned her BA from Trinity University in San Antonio. Nye is the recipient of numerous honors and awards for her work, including a Lavan Award, the Paterson Poetry Prize, the Carity Randall Prize, and many Pushcart Prizes. She has received fellowships from the Lannan Foundation, the Guggenheim Foundation, and was a Witter Bynner Fellow. From 2010-2015 she served as a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets. Nye&rsq... (View more)