Friends of the Key West Library Lecture Series featuring Rowan Ricardo Phillips: Jan. 13th at 6PM @ The Tropic Cinema

On Monday, January 13th, the Friends of the Key West Library will proudly present Rowan Ricardo Phillips as the first speaker in its acclaimed and popular Monday evening lecture series. Mr. Phillips appearance is made possible by the generous support of the Key West Literary Seminar. He will discuss his latest book The Circuit: A Tennis Odyssey. Mr. Phillips talk will take place at the Tropic Cinema on Eaton Street. Admission to the lectures is free.

The talk begins promptly at 6:00 p.m. Seating starts at 5:40 on a first come, first served basis. Rowan Ricardo Phillips is a multi-award-winning poet, author, screenwriter, academic, translator, and journalist. Phillips is the author of three books of poetry, a book of literary criticism, and a book-length translation of fiction. He has been awarded the Nicolás Guillén Outstanding Book Award, the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship, the PEN/Joyce Osterweil Award for Poetry, a Whiting Award, and the GLCA New Writers Award. He has also been a finalist for the Griffin International Poetry Prize, the National Book Award, and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize.

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